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Slaty-blue flycatcher

Binomial name: Ficedula tricolor, Brian Houghton Hodgson, 1845

The slaty-blue flycatcher (Ficedula tricolor) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Distribution and habitat

It is found in the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia, ranging across Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

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Videos of Slaty-blue flycatcher

  • Slaty-blue Flycatcher

    Slaty-blue Flycatcher

Scientific classification

Ficedula tricolor


  • Digenea leucomelanura
  • Ficedula leucomelanura

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Slaty-blue flycatcher (female)

Slaty-blue flycatcher (female)

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Distribution map of Slaty-blue flycatcher, Ficedula tricolor in Thailand

Range map of Ficedula tricolor in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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