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Eurystomus orientalis

2 Dollarbird at suppressed

Eurystomus orientalis at suppressed - 11 Nov 2020
Eurystomus orientalis at suppressed - 11 Nov 2020
Eurystomus orientalis at suppressed - 11 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Eurystomus orientalis 12 Nov 2020 MatthewFrawley
Eurystomus orientalis 12 Nov 2020 LisaH

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Author's notes

I observed the male feed the insect in his beak (photos 2 and 3) to the female, with photo 1 being post-feeding. They flew and glided and showed off their white spots under their wings - lovely to see.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 11 Nov 2020 07:06 PM Recorded on
  • LisaH Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site
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