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Blue-and-White Flycatcher
Male(left) and Female(right)

Blue-and-White Flycatcher

Cyanoptila cyanomelana
Forest and second growth, preferring areas near streams
Rare passage migrant. Quiet in winter. Male has black throat and breast, and white base to tail. Female is similar to White-throated Jungle-Flycatcher, which has a brighter rufous tail and greater contrast between white throat and dark breast.
Tina Mallari