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IMG_4251.JPG
15-AUG-2005

IMG_4251.JPG

Japanese Paradise-Flycatcher

Scientific name - Terpsiphone atrocaudata

Habitat - rare in Luzon, understory of forest and forest edge.

[20D + Sigmonster (Sigma 300-800 DG)]

Canon EOS 20D
1/50s f/11.0 at 800.0mm iso400 full exif

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Steve 15-Aug-2005 10:31
Hi Romy,
Yes, I agree on the ID. My take is that this is a subadult male judging from the extent of the dark color on the breast, the bill color, and the not yet evident wattle-eyed appearance of the periocular ring that will become very evident in adulthood.