Black Naped Monarch Adult Male
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|A Small,bright blue flycatcher like bird.Sub-specific variation in depth and extent of blue.Male usually bright blue with black rear crown patch,upper bill base and narrow groget(absent in Sri Lankan race).belly and vent greyish white.Female is duller with greyish mantle and lacks black.|
Inhabits forest,secondary growth,plantations and particularly bamboos,usually feeding in canopy in mixed hunting groups.Descends to lower levels.Active,fly-catching,hovering and frequently flirting tail.usually singly or in pairs.Nest in foliage at middle levels.
Size aprox.16 cm
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