Tindale lists Iparuka (A59) as the southern dialect of Njangamarda A61, but Iparuka does not seem to be recognised as a dialect of Nyangumarta A61 by Sharp's informants; note that Heard and O'Grady (1976:51) say the southern dialect of Nyangurmarta A61 is Ngulibardu A72. Tindale also lists Ibarrga, Ibargo as alternate names for Njamal A58.
Dixon describes Ibarga as having a dialectal relationship with Nyamal A58 (2002).
Heard, J. E. & O'Grady, G. N. 1976. Nyangumarda phonology: a preliminary report. In Grammatical categories in Australian languages, ed. R. M. W. Dixon, 51-77. Canberra: AIAS.
Tindale, Norman B. 1974. Aboriginal tribes of Australia: their terrain, environmental controls, distribution, limits, and proper names. Berkeley: University of California Press/Canberra: Australian National University Press.
In early historical time the Iparuka Njangamarda usurped the territory of the Ngolibardu tribe around Thros-sell Range. Including this, their territory extends from Rudall River northeast to ['Karbardi] near Swindell Field east of ['Tjandalkuru], (Tindalgoo on maps), thence west to near the eastern border of Warrawagine Station (Tindale 1974)
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McGregor, William. 1988 Handbook of Kimberley Languages. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. © Author.
AIATSIS gratefully acknowledge William McGregor for permission to use his material in AUSTLANG.
Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.
Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).