An individual feeding on a flower and going off.

An individual feeding on a flower and going off.
Species: Common Waxbill   Estrilda astrild
Author: Josep del Hoyo
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Added to IBC: 28 Dec 2013 - 06:52
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Altitude (m): 
165 meters


Introduced species in Tahiti.

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Josep del Hoyo, IBC1218845. Accessible at

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Josep del Hoyo, IBC1218845. Video of Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild at Arahurahu Marae, French Polynesia. Accessible at

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