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Ward's Flycatcher
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Information
Common Name Ward's Flycatcher-vanga
Range Madagascar
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Vangidae
Genus Pseudobias
Species Pseudobias wardi
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Ward's flycatcher (Pseudobias wardi), also known as Ward's flycatcher-vanga is a species of vanga in the Vangidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Pseudobias. It is endemic to Madagascar. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Its common name and Latin binomial commemorate the English naturalist Christopher Ward, who collected the type specimen of the bird.

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