Green Iora

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“A Green Iora (Aegithina viridissima viridissima) is a difficult bird to get close to as often it is high on forest canopy.

“Most that I have seen in past month have juveniles in tow.

IoraGr [AmarSingh]

The image above is an adult female on the right who has just fed a spider to the juvenile on left.

IoraGr [AmarSingh]

An adult female preparing prey for a juvenile, lots of branch swiping (above, below).

IoraGr [AmarSingh]

Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
24th August 2014

Location: Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: A trail through primary jungle


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