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White-bellied Blue Flycatcher

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[[Image:White_bellied_blue_flycatcher.jpg|thumb|550px|right|Photo by '''lior kislev'''<br />Ganeshgudi, Uttar Kanada District, Karnataka, [[India]]]] [[Image:White_bellied_blue_flycatcher.jpg|thumb|550px|right|Photo by '''lior kislev'''<br />Ganeshgudi, Uttar Kanada District, Karnataka, [[India]]]]
-;[[:Category:Cyornis|Cyornis]] pallipes+;[[:Category:Cyornis|Cyornis]] pallidipes
==Identification== ==Identification==
15cm. Male - bright blue upperparts, head and breast, and the rest of the underparts are white. Female - brown upperparts, grey head and red breast, white underparts. Juvenile birds have brown upperparts, scaly on the head and breast, with just the belly being whitish. 15cm. Male - bright blue upperparts, head and breast, and the rest of the underparts are white. Female - brown upperparts, grey head and red breast, white underparts. Juvenile birds have brown upperparts, scaly on the head and breast, with just the belly being whitish.
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Western Ghats of southwest [[India]]. Western Ghats of southwest [[India]].
==Taxonomy== ==Taxonomy==
 +The scientific name is also spelled ''pallipes''.
==Habitat== ==Habitat==
Forest undergrowth and ravines. Forest undergrowth and ravines.
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The diet includes insects. The diet includes insects.
==External Links== ==External Links==
-{{GSearch|Cyornis+pallipes}}+{{GSearch|Cyornis+palli}}
[[Category:Birds]][[Category:Cyornis]] [[Category:Birds]][[Category:Cyornis]]

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Photo by lior kislevGaneshgudi, Uttar Kanada District, Karnataka, India
Photo by lior kislev
Ganeshgudi, Uttar Kanada District, Karnataka, India
Cyornis pallidipes

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[edit] Identification

15cm. Male - bright blue upperparts, head and breast, and the rest of the underparts are white. Female - brown upperparts, grey head and red breast, white underparts. Juvenile birds have brown upperparts, scaly on the head and breast, with just the belly being whitish.

[edit] Distribution

Western Ghats of southwest India.

[edit] Taxonomy

The scientific name is also spelled pallipes.

[edit] Habitat

Forest undergrowth and ravines.

[edit] Behaviour

It nests on a rock ledge and lays 4 eggs.

The diet includes insects.

[edit] External Links

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