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Olive-Backed Sunbird

Cinnyris jugularis

Description:

A small bird

Habitat:

Tropical forest


1 Species ID Suggestions

Yellow-bellied sunbird
Cinnyris jugularis Olive-backed sunbird


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2 Comments

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 4 years ago

Thanks, @Sukanya for the ID
I looked up your link, it should be the one :)

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 4 years ago

It looks very similar to The purple-rumped sunbird (Leptocoma zeylonica) that I see in my garden; except that in mine the yellow is more like a bib and in your species the yellow is all over.I have never seen the Malaysian species, so it is a guess.

AlbertKang
Spotted by
AlbertKang

George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Lat: 5.42, Long: 100.27

Spotted on Jun 25, 2015
Submitted on Jun 28, 2015

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