French: Tésie d’Everett German: Rostkappen-Stutzschwanz Spanish: Tesia de Everett
E. J. O. Hartert
Flores, Lesser Sundas
Subspecies and Distribution
T. e. sumbawana
(Rensch, 1928) – Sumbawa, in W Lesser Sundas.
T. e. everetti
(E. J. O. Hartert, 1897) – Flores, in WC Lesser Sundas. Probably this subspecies recorded on Adonara I (E Flores)#R#R.
9–9·5 cm. Small, seemingly tailless and long-legged ground-dwelling warbler, fairly long bill slightly decurved at tip. Nominate race has russet crown to nape, cheeks... read more
Song, from low perch, a loud, staccato series of 4–5 notes consisting of ascending whistles... read more
Mostly undergrowth and shade of moist or damp forests, including Casuarina forest and... read more
Food and feeding
No information on diet. Usually alone. Extremely active, with quick movements; forages on ground, in undergrowth and in understorey, and on... read more
Season May–Jul. No other information.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Northern Nusa Tenggara EBA. Widespread and generally common; very common on Flores.
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