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The helmet vanga is a distinctive-looking bird of the vanga family, Vangidae, and is classified in its own genus, ''Euryceros''. It is mainly blue-black, with rufous wings and a huge arched blue bill. It is restricted to lowland and lower montane rainforests of northeastern Madagascar. Its diet is composed of invertebrates, predominantly insects.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Dec 12, 2015. Captured Oct 3, 2015 09:48 in Maroantsetra, Madagascar.
  • NIKON D800
  • f/5.6
  • 1/100s
  • ISO6400
  • 300mm