A brief view of a male.

A brief view of a male.
Species: Gould's Sunbird   Aethopyga gouldiae
Subspecies: gouldiae
Author: Greg Baker
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Added to IBC: 11 Sep 2018 - 18:49
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Altitude (m): 
1079 meters


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This has been mis-posted as a Mrs Gould's Sunbird when in fact it is a male Green-tailed Sunbird.  It will be amended once the transition to the Macaulay Library is complete.

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Greg Baker, IBC1517238. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1517238.

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Greg Baker, IBC1517238. Video of Gould's Sunbird Aethopyga gouldiae at Lingmethang (Limithang) Road, Bhutan. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1517238.

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