French: Tchitrec de Palawan German: Kobaltparadiesschnäpper Spanish: Monarca de Palawan
Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines.
Calamian Group and Palawan, in W Philippines.
Male 22 cm, female 19 cm. Male is mostly greyish-blue, except for black lores, chin, flight-feathers and underside of tail; very faint narrow black breastband separating... read more
A loud staccato (almost rattling) trill lasting c. 4 seconds and repeated several times per minute... read more
Understorey of primary forest and secondary growth, but not in isolated tracts of secondary... read more
Food and feeding
Insects. Forages from ground level up to 15 m. No further information available.
Birds with active gonads in Apr. One nest found on Palawan in Jul, c. 2 m above ground; egg creamy white with some irregularly scattered... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). Previously considered Near Threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Palawan EBA. Uncommon to fairly common throughout Palawan... read more
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