- Cyornis tickelliae
14–15 cm (5½-6 in)
- Bright blue upperparts
- Red throat and breast
- White underparts
- Less red on the breast
- Scaly brown upperparts, head and breast
- Blue wings and tail
Indochinese Blue Flycatcher was split from Tickell's Blue Flycatcher
Two subspecies are recognized.
- C. t. tickelliae:
- C. t. jerdoni:
Open dry forest, deciduous woods, scrub, coffee plantations, bamboo and gardens.
There is not a lot of information, but they are known to eat invertebrates and larvae.
They are territorial and nest in a tree hole or amongst rocks. The clutch consists of 3-5 eggs.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2019. The eBird/Clements Checklist of Birds of the World: v2019. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Mar 2018)
- BF Member observations
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2022) Tickell's Blue Flycatcher. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 18 January 2022 from https://www.birdforum.net/opus/Tickell%27s_Blue_Flycatcher
GSearch checked for 2020 platform.