Sunbird nesting in my underwear…

posted in: Nesting, Sunbirds | 46

Lim Ting Han sent in images of a pair of Olive-backed Sunbirds (Nectarinia jugularis) building their nest in his underwear hanging out to dry (above). Obviously he is unable to make use of that piece of clothing for some time … Continued

Feeding behaviour of sunbirds

posted in: Feeding-plants, Sunbirds, Videography | 1

An earlier post by Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS documented four species of sunbirds feeding on the seeds of common mahang (Macaranga bancana) LINK. In this post an adult female Red-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes rhodolaemus) was photographed swallowing the seeds of Macaranga … Continued