Greater Green Leafbird – feeding on figs

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A number of Greater Green Leafbirds (Chloropsis sonnerati zosterops) at the fruiting Ficus religiosa (Sacred Fig). Fruit is crushed in the beak and then swallowed whole.


Amar-Singh HSS (Dato’ Dr)

Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia


Location: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Habitat: Fringe of primary forest

Date: 28th November 2020

Equipment: Equipment: Nikon D500 SLR with Nikon AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR, handheld with Rode VideoMic Pro Plus Shotgun Microphone


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