French: Gobemouche de Damar German: Fleckenschnäpper Spanish: Papamoscas de la Damar
E. J. O. Hartert, 1899,
Dammer (= Damar), Banda Sea.
Damar I, in E Lesser Sundas.
12–13 cm. Small dark flycatcher. Male is dark slate-blue with black lower forehead and face, white band on upper forehead to over eyes, small white patch on centre of... read more
Song undescribed; male has sibilant and relatively far-carrying whistling call.
Lush evergreen forest.
Food and feeding
Diet not well studied, but includes small invertebrates. Occurs alone or in pairs, female more skulking than male; usually best seen along... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near Threatened, and previously, Vulnerable. Restricted-range species: present in Banda Sea Islands EBA. A little-known... read more
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