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Smaller sunbird at 11cm. Males, a light olive dorsal surface with iridescent purple forehead, throat and bib. Upper breast a brilliant flame orange fading to yellow down to the vent. Females light olive above, yellow paling to white below and has a distinct pale stripe above the eye.
Found on a few of the Lesser Sudas Islands and endemic to Indonesia. This one found on Flores in secondary growth and scrubland.
Spotted on Mar 4, 2016
Submitted on Apr 16, 2016
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