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The Asian Paradise Flycatcher ( Female)

Terpsiphone paradisi


The Asian Paradise Flycatcher is a medium-sized passerine bird native to Asia. Males have elongated central tail feathers, and in some populations a black and rufous plumage while others have white plumage. Females are short-tailed with rufous wings and a black head. They feed on insects, which they capture in the air often below a densely canopied tree.


Asian Paradise-flycatchers inhabit thick forests and well-wooded habitats.

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thank you Leuba

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

love the colours - nice spotting !

Kerala, India

Spotted on Jun 30, 2013
Submitted on Jun 30, 2013

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