RE: birding-aus Location of Sangihe

Subject: RE: birding-aus Location of Sangihe
From: Ronald Orenstein <>
Date: Wed, 15 Sep 1999 07:43:23 -0400
>Concerning the Cerulean (meaning 'blue') Flycatcher the type specimen was 
>collected in the 1870's & since then a there was a single sighting in 1978 
>(Bruce White) then another contentious sighting by Bruce White in 1995 on 
>the upper slopes of Gunung Awu. This confirmed sighting is very exciting as 
>it is a spectacular bird! 
>Susan Myers

For a lot more see for
an article (from the Oriental Bird Club Bulletin) on Sangihe and Talaud,
including a colour photo of a hand-held Cerulean Paradise-Flycatcher by Jon
Riley and detailed bird-finding information.

Ronald I. Orenstein                           Phone: (905) 820-7886
International Wildlife Coalition              Fax/Modem: (905) 569-0116
1825 Shady Creek Court                 
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 3W2          
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