Malagasy Paradise Flycatcher

Terpsiphone mutata - Tchitrec malgache

Tchitrec malgache
♂ adult plum. breeding
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Monarchidés

  • Genus
    :

    Terpsiphone

  • Species
    :

    mutata

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 à 30 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Tchitrec malgache
♂ adult plum. breeding
Tchitrec malgache
♀ adult

Malagasy Paradise Flycatcher (Terpsiphone mutata) is a species of bird in the Monarchidae family.

Subspecific information 5 subspecies

  • Terpsiphone mutata mutata (Madagascar)
  • Terpsiphone mutata pretiosa (Maore. Mayotte I. in e Comoros.)
  • Terpsiphone mutata vulpina (Ndzuani. Anjouan I. in c Comoros.)
  • Terpsiphone mutata voeltzkowiana (Mwali I.. Mohéli I. in wc Comoros.)
  • Terpsiphone mutata comorensis (Njazidja. Grand Comoro I. in w Comoros.)

Foreign names

  • Tchitrec malgache,
  • Monarca malgache,
  • Rotbrust-Paradiesschnäpper,
  • malgaszi paradicsom-légyvadász,
  • Madagaskarparadijsmonarch,
  • Pigliamosche del paradiso del Madagascar,
  • madagaskarparadismonark,
  • Vekselparadismonark,
  • vípkar madagaskarský,
  • lejskovec madagaskarský,
  • Madagaskarparadismonark,
  • madagaskarinparatiisimonarkki,
  • monarca del paradís de Madagascar,
  • muchodławka białoskrzydła,
  • Мадагаскарская райская мухоловка,
  • マダガスカルサンコウチョウ,
  • 马岛寿带,
  • 馬達加斯加綬帶,

Voice song and cries

Tchitrec malgache
♂ adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Tchitrec malgache
♂ adult plum. breeding

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Tchitrec malgache
published: - Updated: 07-09-2015
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