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River bank. Deep forests.


Feeding on bird droppings.

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Christine Y.
Christine Y. 6 years ago

Great find. This behavior is called mud-puddling. They drink from dung, carrion, etc. in order to get salts and amino acids that they can’t get in nectar.

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Sikkim, India

Spotted on Jan 12, 2018
Submitted on Jan 12, 2018

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