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Asian Paradise Flycatcher

Terpsiphon paradisi


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.


Secondary forest and primary forest. Some times found in mix plantation area.

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Beauty !

Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia

Spotted on Jul 17, 2013
Submitted on Oct 2, 2013

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