French: Basilorne de Céram German: Molukkenatzel Spanish: Miná moluqueño
Java; error = Seram, Moluccas.
Seram, in S Moluccas.
25 cm; 121–132 g. Distinctive myna, with feathers of crown and nape directed towards mid-line, and elongated to form tall crest of degenerate plumes; tail wedge-shaped... read more
Calls include nasal notes interspersed with short piping notes; series of five loud whistles,... read more
Primary forest, also degraded forest; also forest edge, secondary forest, lightly wooded... read more
Food and feeding
Poorly known. Diet assumed to be fruit, as observed in groups in fruiting trees, and often seen in gardens with Aplonis mysolensis... read more
Breeding noted in Jul; presumably monogamous. No other information.
Resident; any movements presumed very local in nature.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted range species: present in Seram EBA. Very poorly known. Appears to be rather local and patchy in distribution. Uncommon in most of range;... read more
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