Entry ramanjerika
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Anaram-borona (Terpsiphone mutata) [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation a species of paradise fly-catcher. This bird is remarkable for the complete change in colour in the male, from a dred-dish brown when young to a dark-blue and white when adult, a change shewn in its specific name. The male bird has two enormously long white tail feathers, Terpsiphone mutata (?) L. Same as rasangetra, singetra, tsilangetra, and tsikety. [Richardson 1885 page 492]
Scientific name Terpsiphone mutata

Updated on 2020/07/31