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  Olive-backed Sunbird (male)

 

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An adult male Olive-backed Sunbird, spotted near Sai Yohk, in Kanchanaburi. It differs from females (fig.) by its dark, metallic blue-black throat, upper breast and face.

 

In the breeding season, it also has a maroon shine on the lower breast. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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See also WILDLIFE PICTURES (1), (2) and (3).

 

  Olive-backed Sunbird (male)