Birds of Paradise (Paradisaeidae) The greater bird of paradise found in New Guinea has elongated flank feathers that form ornamental plumes. Bird of Paradise is a tropical bird known for the brilliant plumage of the male. They live mostly in New Guinea and neighbouring islands. The brilliantly colored feathers of the male were once widely sought as decorations for women's hat.
Cendrawasih/Raggiana Bird of Paradise (Paradisaea raggiana), the national bird of New Guinea by toni panjaitan. They are endangered due to hunting for their feathers and black market exports as pets. Mais