Images of the Spectacled Bulbul

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1st January 2021. The Spectacled Bulbul (Pycnonotus/Rubigula erythropthalmos erythropthalmos) is a personal favourite. All were photographed on various dates at the Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve, a primary forest at Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. 15th October 2019. 14th January 2021. 14th January 2021. … Continued

Rufous-tailed Tailorbird

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A male. The Rufous-tailed Tailorbird (Orthotomus sericeus hesperius) is one of the hardest of the local Tailorbirds to see, as it is an undergrowth ‘specialist’. Its behaviour is more like a Bush Robin or Wren, calling from dense undergrowth and only flitting … Continued

Rufous Piculet  – female

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Post 1. I had an extended opportunity to watch a single female Rufous Piculet (Sasia abnormis abnormis). The bird was part of a mixed foraging party (bird wave) and then stopped to feed where I was located, offering me intermittent … Continued

The sadly unrated Olive-winged Bulbul

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Post 1. Olive-winged Bulbuls (Olive-winged Bulbul) are often sadly unrated. Posts 1-2 were obtained from the primary jungle at Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia on 15th October 2019. Post 2. Post 2 shows the bird feeding on the Malayan Teak … Continued

Plain Flowerpecker of Taiwan

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The Plain Flowerpecker (Dicaeum concolor uchidae) is the smallest bird in Taiwna and one of only 2 species of Flowerpeckers present… Usually found at lower elevations. Have slender curved bills, pale base to lower mandible, faint streaks on crown, and … Continued