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  Purple Sunbird (male)

 

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A male Purple Sunbird, spotted in Delhi, India. This mostly dark brown bird has a dark grey to purplish-black belly and vent, and on the hood it has a metallic bluish-purple iridescence.

 

 

The metallic bluish-purple iridescence of the hood becomes better visible in certain lighting, as can be seen in these pictures. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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  Purple Sunbird (male)