Blue Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone cyanescens

Family: Monarchidae (Monarch-flycatchers)

Authority: (Sharpe, 1877)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species is more tolerant of habitat modification than previously thought. It is therefore listed as Least Concern on the basis that it does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under any criteria.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 40,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Terpsiphone cyanescens. Downloaded from on 16/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 16/05/2022.