“A few more behaviour observations of the female Olive-backed Sunbirds (Cinnyris jugularis flammaxillaris).
“Collecting nesting material. Was stripping off long fibrous material from these dead branches (above).
“Fluttering in front of spider web to catch a spider and possibly the prey trapped in web (above).
“Nectar feeding on Hibiscus rosa-sinensis by puncturing the base (above).”
Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
28th June 2016
Location: Tambun, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: Secondary growth near limestone hills and ex-mining pools