African Paradise Flycatcher

distribution of african paradise flycatcher
Names, conservation status and distribution
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Mara Triangle National Reserve
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Mara Triangle National Reserve
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Muranga County
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Mara Triangle National Reserve

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Mara Triangle National Reserve
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Muranga County
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Muranga County

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Muranga County
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Mara Triangle National Reserve
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Mara Triangle National Reserve
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Muranga County
african paradise flycatcher, tchitrec d'afrique, monarca colilargo africano, Nicolas Urlacher, wildlife of kenya, birds of kenya, birds of africa, ornithology, birding
Muranga County

The African paradise flycatcher is a medium-sized passerine bird with a very long tail. It is a common resident breeder in Africa south of the Sahara Desert. The male is boldly coloured in chestnut and black and the female is rather more drab. This bird feeds mainly on insects and builds a tiny cup nest in a tree where two or three eggs are laid. This species is usually found in open forests and savannah habitats and the International Union for Conservation of Nature has listed it as being of "least concern".