A male swallowing a huge phasmid.

A male swallowing a huge phasmid.
Species: Red-naped Trogon   Harpactes kasumba
Subspecies: impavidus
Author: Olivier Boissier
Sunday, July 8, 2018
Added to IBC: 15 Mar 2019 - 23:12
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Altitude (m): 
553 meters


The phasmid was caught on the wing.

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Olivier Boissier, IBC1570436. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1570436.

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Olivier Boissier, IBC1570436. Photo of Red-naped Trogon Harpactes kasumba at Gunung Gading National Park, Sarawak. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1570436.

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