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Dusky-blue Flycatcher

Muscicapa comitata (Cassin, 1857)

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Andrew Spencer 2018-07-25 Kibale National Park, Western Region, Kabarole (Uganda) (1300 m) song -

songs in response to playback from the same bird as in XC430446.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

430447
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Lars Lachmann 2018-01-29 Erunwon (near Ijebu Ode), Ijebu ode, Ogun State, Ogun (Nigeria) (70 m) alarm call, call -

calls, presumably excitement or alarm calls given while at least two birds interacted. Calls much resemble calls of the European Robin.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

401882
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Jeremy Lindsell 2019-02-06 Atewa Range Forest Reserve, Eastern Region, Eastern (Ghana) (340 m) song -

I believe the downward trill also came from the flycatcher. This bird didn't give the characteristic rattle call.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

456599
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Andrew Spencer 2018-07-25 Kibale National Park, Western Region, Kabarole (Uganda) (1300 m) song -

songs in response to playback from a bird perched low at the edge of tall forest along a road.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

430446
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Ben Phalan 2013-02-13 Cavalla Forest, Grand Gedeh, Grand Gedeh (Liberia) (250 m) alarm call -

In Raphia swamp within forest, probably one of a pair seen nest-building nearby .WAV file available

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

127315
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata BOEDTS Bruno 2020-06-21 Parc National de la Forêt du Banco, Abidjan, Lagunes (Côte d'Ivoire) (30 m) Ploceus nigricollis, alarm call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

573982
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Kemigisha Harriet Uganda: Kibale National Park (0.56, 30.36) , Uganda (Uganda) calls - quality: average 10644
avocet.zoology.msu.edu
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Bradornis comitatus Jeremy Lindsell 2019-02-06 Atewa Range--upland forest & ridge, Eastern, Ghana, Eastern (Ghana)   -   139491211
macaulaylibrary.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Bradornis comitatus Andrew Spencer 2018-07-25 Kibale NP—main road near bridge, Western, Uganda, Western (Uganda)   - two cuts of songs in response to playback from a bird perched low at the edge of tall forest along a road. 112515801
macaulaylibrary.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Bradornis comitatus Peter G. Kaestner 1978-02-14 ITENDEY (40KM WNW OF BUNIA), Orientale, DR Congo, Orientale (Democratic Republic of the Congo)   -   1416
macaulaylibrary.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Muscicapa comitata Bram Vogels 2018-02-06 Abrufo forest, Central (Ghana) (190 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

404373
xeno-canto.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Bradornis comitatus Mark B. Robbins 2007-10-30 Ankasa Conservation Area, Western, Ghana, Western (Ghana)   -   146960
macaulaylibrary.org
Dusky-blue Flycatcher - Bradornis comitatus Peter G. Kaestner 1978-02-14 ITENDEY (40KM WNW OF BUNIA), Orientale, DR Congo, Orientale (Democratic Republic of the Congo)   -   1415
macaulaylibrary.org

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