French: Minivet de Sumbawa German: Floresmennigvogel Spanish: Minivet de Flores
Other common names:
Bima, Sumbawa Island, Lesser Sundas
Sumbawa and Flores, in W Lesser Sundas.
16 cm. Male has glossy black head, mantle, scapulars and upper breast, orange-red rump and uppertail-coverts; upperwing blackish, orange-red panel on median and greater wing-... read more
Has quiet trilling calls.
Open, parkland-type forest with sparse understorey; also primary forest, tall secondary and... read more
Food and feeding
Eats small arthropods. Usually forages in pairs or small groups; often joins mixed-species flocks. Forages by gleaning and hover-gleaning... read more
Breeds Apr–Jun. No other information.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Northern Nusa Tenggara EBA. Considered to be generally uncommon, but can be locally moderately common.
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