Slaty-blue flycatcher

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Slaty-blue flycatcher
Slaty-backed Flycatcher male.jpg
Slaty-blue Flycatcher (Female).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Muscicapidae
Genus: Ficedula
F. tricolor
Binomial name
Ficedula tricolor
(Hodgson, 1845)
  • Digenea leucomelanura
  • Ficedula leucomelanura

The slaty-blue flycatcher (Ficedula tricolor) is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae.

Distribution and habitat[edit]

It is found in the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia, ranging across Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. A single sight was recorded from Sigiriya, Sri Lanka in February 1993.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Ficedula tricolor". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22709409A94207824. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22709409A94207824.en. Retrieved 11 November 2021.