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Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby leopardspotter » Sat Nov 11, 2006 11:35 am

Orangebreasted Sunbird

Photographed at Kirstenbosch Gardens: :wink:

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Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby Hasco » Fri May 02, 2008 1:39 pm

Hello everyone, since people helped me before with some 'easy' birds I dare to ask for another ID. Could anyone please help me identifying this sunbird? They are such beautiful, colourful birds but I am struggling to find their correct names.
Seen in TMNP

Sorry that the pictures aren't very clear, you have to be quick to photograph them.
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Thank you so much!

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Unread postby gfordyce » Fri May 02, 2008 1:49 pm

Hi Hasco
This bird is an Orangebreasted Sunbird. You are so lucky I have never seen one!
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Re: Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby granjan » Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:59 pm

Saw this one in Kirstenbosch recently.

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Re: Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby wildtuinman » Mon May 07, 2012 11:20 am

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Re: Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby naomi c » Tue May 08, 2012 1:57 pm

@ Wlidtuinman & MattAxel - great pics of a stunning little bird! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby granjan » Fri Feb 15, 2013 10:12 pm

There's lots of these lovely little birds in the erica garden in Kirstenbosch at the moment.

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Re: Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Thu Jul 24, 2014 11:38 am

One of the many at Rooiels yesterday.

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