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Little Spiderhunter

Arachnothera longirostra

Description:

During a rainforest thunderstorm I had the pleasure of watching this little spiderhunter feeding from a wild ginger flower for a few minutes in a sheltered spot.



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2 Comments

fofr
fofr 5 years ago

Yes, that looks more like it. I'd seen some species with a smaller bill, and presumed the bill on the little spiderhunter was shorter.

Wild Things
Wild Things 5 years ago

I am not sure but this looks like a little spiderhunter. Kindly have a look: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Spid...

fofr
Spotted by
fofr

Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 4.95, Long: 117.69

Spotted on Apr 2, 2014
Submitted on Apr 2, 2014

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