French: Échenilleur des Sula German: Sularaupenfänger Spanish: Oruguero de las Sula
Edolisoma mindanense sula
E. J. O. Hartert
Sulabesi, Sula Islands
Sula Is (Taliabu, Seho, Mangole, Sanana), off E Sulawesi.
20–24 cm. A long-tailed campephagid exhibiting extreme type of sexual convergence, with female plumage almost wholly masculinized. Male is slaty-grey, except for... read more
A series of short, rather explosive, metallic notes at rate of 2–3 per second.
Forest , woodland, scrub and plantations, from lowlands to 1400 m.
Food and feeding
Eats insects, including caterpillars, also small fruits. Frequents mainly lower storeys of forest, up to c. 15 m above ground. Sometimes... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Banggai and Sula Islands EBA. On Taliabu, common in all lowland wooded habitats, uncommon in primary montane... read more
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