French: Farifotra d’Appert German: Appertmadagaskarsänger Spanish: Tetraka de Appert
40 km south-east of Ankazoabo, south-western Madagascar
Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park, Analavelona Forest and Salary Bay, in SW Madagascar#R.
c. 15 cm; 11–17 g. A smallish, slender, distinctively patterned species, narrow bill with lower mandible slightly inflated centrally. Top of head and neck are blue-grey... read more
Call a high, shivering “tsee” or “tseetsee”, similar to that of X.... read more
Deciduous forest at 600–800 m, and a tract of relict evergreen forest on isolated massif at... read more
Food and feeding
Arthropods. Occurs in small groups of 2–8 individuals, occasionally singly; sometimes in mixed-species flocks with Bernieria... read more
No information. Subadult recorded in Apr. Recorded on nest in Dec.
No information; presumed sedentary.
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Restricted-range species: present in West Malagasy Dry Forests EBA. Very rare and highly localized; population within tiny range estimated to number fewer than... read more
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