Cape Batis video

Cape Batis on Birding Planet

This was another lifer for me; the Cape Batis.

Cape Batis on Birding Planet
Cape Batis on Birding Planet

It is a Flycatcher-like bird which is closely related to helmetshrikes and bushrikes.

It has a large head and a thick, black eye-mask and golden eyes (female’s eyes are reddish). It has a black breast band.

HD Video of the male Cape Batis:

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