Common Name: Long-tailed Minivet
Scientific Name: Pericrocotus ethologus
Nepali Name: Lampuchure Ranichara ( लामपुछ«े रानीचरी )
Size: 20 cm
Location: Ichangu, Nepal
The Long-tailed Minivet male has a black head, chin, throat, and upperparts with a glossy upper tail black/blue. The red/scarlet color is found on the secondaries of the black wing. Long-tailed Minivets are found in forests and wooded areas ranging from 1200m to 3500m during summer and from 245m to 2135m during winter.
*Pictured is the male Long-tailed Minivet in the front and a female in the back.
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