French: Shama noir German: Rußschama Spanish: Shama de Palawan
Calamian Is, Palawan and Balabac, in W Philippines.
18–21 cm. All glossy black, with white undertail-coverts and white four outer feathers of long graduated tail; bill and legs black. Sexes similar. Juvenile is blackish-... read more
Song a loud, varied and melodious series of phrases repeated 2–3 times, rising and falling,... read more
Lowland forest and forest edge, second growth and scrub.
Food and feeding
Breeding-condition bird Jun and fledgling Aug. No other information.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Palawan EBA. Uncommon; perhaps locally fairly common.
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