Muscicapa caerulescens   Ashy Flycatcher  Blougrysvlieëvanger
Ashy Flycatcher
Kamonande, Mar 2021

A breeding resident. Scarce and localised, it occurs widely across the Waterberg and is mostly absent from the surrounding thorn savanna (95% in, 5% out; recorded in 15% of the Waterberg pentads); typically a forest-edge species elsewhere in its range, in the Waterberg it is largely confined to the well-wooded fringes of rivers, especially in hilly country; it occurs singly or in pairs. Breeds in summer.
Ashy Flycatcher Waterberg distribution
Ashy Flycatcher
Die Oog, Dec 2022

Ashy Flycatcher
Mooimeisiesfontein, Mar 2017

Ashy Flycatcher
Waterberg Farmstay, Oct 2015
Ashy Flycatcher nest
Swebeswebe Private NR, Nov 2013

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