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23cm. The only drongo in its range.
Sexes similar. Immatures are grey-brown above, have white uppertail-coverts and most feathers with buffy terminal edges.
 Similar species
Differs from Crested Drongo in having a reduced frontal crest.
Endemic to the Aldabra Atoll in the southwestern Seychelles.
Found in dense scrub, coastal forest and mangroves.
The nest is a round cup made from intertwined fine plant fibres bound with spider webs, situated in a fork near the end of a thin horizontal branch in a tall tree. 1-3 eggs are laid and incubated for 16-18 days; the young fledge after 15-19 days. Juveniles are dependent for at least several weeks after fledging, and then remain with their parents until at least the following breeding season.
The diet includes insects and small vertebrates such as geckos or lizards.
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