Lineated Barbet wishes All a Blessed Christmas 2022

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  The following excerpt accompanied Jeremiah’s video. Megalaima lineata, the lineated barbet, belongs to the order Piciformes (woodpeckers and relatives), family Capitonidae (barbets), and subfamily Megalaimatinae (typical asian barbets) (Shorts & Horne, 2002). This species has two subspecies—Megalaima lineata hodgsoni (Fig. … Continued

A Red Junglefowl visited my garden

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A few mornings we heard the crowing of a rooster coming from my garden (above). Since Malaysia stopped exporting fresh chicken to Singapore that resulted in price increase, we were not aware of any neighbours rearing chicken in their gardens. … Continued