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Photo © by martinuk
Gunung Ambang, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, 28 September 2009

Alternative name: Matinan Flycatcher; Matinan Warbling-flycatcher

Eumyias sanfordi

Cyornis sanfordi


14.5 cm. Small, drab, unobtrusive, forest flycatcher. Grey-brown above, greyer on crown, with dark lores and more rufous-olive on rump and tail. Brownish-grey underparts with pale vent.


South-east Asia: endemic to the mountains of Northern Sulawesi, Indonesia


This is a monotypic species[1].


Moist montane



  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, S. M. Billerman, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2022. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2022. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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