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Entomyzon cyanotis
(Latham, 1801)

Common name: Blue-faced Honeyeater

Distribution: Northern and eastern Australia, absent from Tasmania.

Ecological notes: Rainforest fringes, mangroves, open woodlands with eucalypts,  paperbark and pandanus. Parks and gardens.

Additional notes: Usually seen in pairs or small flocks, often aggressive to other birds. Takes nectar and fruit, also insects.

References: Atlas of Living Australia website at https://bie.ala.org.au/search?q=Entomyzon+cyanotis Accessed 30/08/2023.

The complete guide to Australian Birds. George Adams. Penguin Random House Australia 2018. p 362.