Satin flycatcher (species: Myiagra cyanoleuca) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Myiagra cyanoleuca
Satin flycatcher

©Julian Robinson: Satin flycatcher and chicks

©Julian Robinson: Satin flycatcher
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Monarchidae
Genus Myiagra
Species Myiagra cyanoleuca
Status unspecified



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Local abundance

  • Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia: The Satin Flycatcher has been recorded only twice at Lizard Island (in March 1977 and March 1999) and once at nearby Eagle Island (in 1986) (Atlas of Living Australia, accessed 8 April 2012).

Web resources


  • Smith, G.C. (1987). The birds of Eagle Island, a tropical sand cay on the northern Great Barrier Reef, Australia, The Sunbird, 17(1): 1-11. LIRS catalog number 245.