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Purple Sunbird

Cinnyris asiaticus


This small nectar feeding bird has a very shiny coat and was seen to be very active during early morning hours.


Mainly found in the region from Persian Gulf, South and South East Asia

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Avinash Hindupur
Spotted by
Avinash Hindupur

Guwahati, Meghālaya, India

Spotted on Jan 26, 2012
Submitted on Jan 28, 2012

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