Steve Happ Photography Ramblings and dissertations

February 5, 2020

Mount Kinabalu 2

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Gunung Kinabalu 2

5/2/2020 Morning. Same again this morning. Up at 7am and in through the gates, paying my fifteen ringgit entrance fee. I was pretty lucky today. I got about five new birds. Not bad. The best spot I found was near the Sutera Sanctuary Lodges.

Bornean green magpie
Bornean green magpie (Cissa jefferyi)

The Bornean Green Magpie was split from the Short-tailed Green Magpie into this one and the Javan Green Magpie.

Indigo Flycatcher
Indigo Flycatcher (Eumyias indigo)

Indigo Flycatcher
Indigo Flycatcher (Eumyias indigo)

Here he has got a butterfly to eat.

Chestnut-hooded Laughing Thrush
Chestnut-hooded Laughing Thrush ( Rhinocichla treacheri)

Sunda Cuckooshrike
Sunda Cuckooshrike ( Coracina larvata)

Bornean Treepie
Bornean Treepie (Dendrocitta cinerascens)

Such a bad photo. I was shooting into the sun and I had the very wrong exposure. Arghhh!

Bornean Whistling-thrush
Bornean Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus borneensis)

Black-capped White-eye
Black-capped White-eye (Zosterops atricapilla)

Here is a Black-capped White-eye tangling with a spider web and stealing all the captured bugs. Totally classic shot.

Black-capped White-eye
Black-capped White-eye (Zosterops atricapilla)

And here is a normal photo. ha ha.

Mountain Tailorbird
Mountain Tailorbird (Orthotomus cucullatus)

Mt Kinabalu National Park bird list

Sunda Cuckooshrike ( Coracina larvata)
Bornean Treepie (Dendrocitta cinerascens)
Chestnut-hooded Laughing Thrush ( Rhinocichla treacheri)
Bornean green magpie (Cissa jefferyi)
Indigo Flycatcher (Eumyias indigo)
Black-capped White-eye (Zosterops atricapilla)
Chestnut-crested Yuhina (Yuhina everetti )
Bornean Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus borneensis)
Ashy Drongo ??? or Black or Bronze ???
Grey Wagtail (Motacilla cinerea)
Mountain Tailorbird (Orthotomus cucullatus)

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