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Fork-tailed Sunbird (Male) - Aethopyga christinae


The male has a metallic blue-green head, dark crimson throat and upper breast as well as decurved bill, with a distinctive trill like call.

This one shot in Kadoorie Farm in mid September.

Resident. Commonly found in woodland and major urban parks.

Breeding season from April to June. Nest is a ball of grass placed in a tree.

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