Data for:
World
List:

Passeriformes > Muscicapidae

Rufous-bellied Niltava

Niltava sundara

Sign in to see your badges

Identification

POWERED BY MERLIN

As in other niltavas, the male is brilliantly colored while the female is drab brown overall; male is bright blue with an orange belly and female is brown with a white throat strap and a small blue crescent on the neck. Female is very similar to other niltavas; intermediate in size between Little and Large Niltavas, with stronger warm tones on the wings and tail than Fujian Niltava. Rufous-bellied is active in the middle and upper layers of the forest, where it often associates with other species in mixed flocks.

POWERED BY MERLIN

Statistics

Sign in to see your stats

Weekly Bar Chart

Choose a region to view Weekly Bar Chart

Range Map

Large map

Media

Top video

View all
Rufous-bellied Niltava

Birds of the World

Birds of the World logo

Comprehensive life histories for all bird species and families.

Explore Rufous-bellied Niltava