It is a glossy black, chestnut and white bird, slightly smaller than either the Amur paradise flycatcher or Blyth's paradise flycatcher, but similar in appearance.Males have exceptionally long tails. T. atrocaudata atrocaudata breeds in Korea, Japan, and Taiwan and is highly migratory, wintering as far south as Sumatra. The Japanese paradise flycatcher (Terpsiphone atrocaudata), also called the black paradise flycatcher, is a medium-sized passerine bird native to southeastern Asia. Japanese Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone atrocaudata and Amur Paradise Flycatcher T. incei breed farther north than any other species in their mainly tropical genus. Japanese Paradise Flycatcher (Terpsiphone atrocaudata) bird sounds free on dibird.com. In Thai: นกแซวสวรรค์หางดำ, nok saew sawan haang dam Binomial name: Terpsiphone atrocaudata, Thomas Campbell Eyton, 1839 The Japanese paradise flycatcher (Terpsiphone atrocaudata), also called the black paradise flycatcher, is a medium-sized passerine bird native to southeastern Asia. Breeding in Eurasia: e, also Philippines; can be seen in 16 countries. Fairy Pitta Pitta nympha. Japanese Paradise Flycatcher is the more common of the two paradise flycatchers in Shanghai. Fairy Pitta, Microforest 4 (30.953225, 121.959083), Cape Nanhui, 4 Sept. Kees Moeliker Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020 Text last updated August 8, 2014 Japanese paradise flycatcher. The photo above shows the differences in upperpart coloration between rufous-morph Amur Paradise Flycatcher and Japanese Paradise Flycatcher. The Japanese Paradise-flycatcher (Terpsiphone atrocaudata), also called the Black Paradise-flycatcher, is a medium-sized passerine bird.