French: Échenilleur orangé German: Rotbauch-Raupenfänger Spanish: Oruguero ventrirrufo
Other common names:
Timor; error = Ternate, off west Halmahera
N Moluccas: Morotai, Halmahera, Ternate, Kayoa, Kasiruta, Bacan and Obi.
20 cm. Male has upperparts glossy blue-black; narrow white supercilium and broken eyering, black line from base of bill through eye, white ear-coverts (white extending a... read more
A series of 7 staccato, piping notes, the sixth occasionally given as unpiped disyllable.
Primary and selectively logged forest, forest edge, open secondary forest, scrub, coastal woodland... read more
Food and feeding
Insectivorous; details of food items not recorded. Recorded also feeding on fruits. Forages in middle storey to upper canopy,... read more
A nest found in Halmahera in Dec contained a single, well-feathered nestling that was being fed by an adult male; the nest was an open cup... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). Restricted-range species: present in Northern Maluku EBA. Moderately common on Halmahera. This species’ numbers must have been... read more
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