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February 3, 2020

Sepilok Forest Edge 3

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Sepilok Forest Edge Resort 3

3/2/2020 Morning. I got up just before 7am and went down for a coffee and a couple of pisang goreng. I then headed up the hill and found a great sport where a heap of birds came to feed on these flowers.

Greater Green Leafbird  - female
Greater Green Leafbird (Chloropsis sonnerati) – female

The female Greater Green Leafbird has a distinctive yellow throat and eye ring which distinguishes it from the Lesser Green Leafbird.

Thick-billed Spiderhunter
Thick-billed Spiderhunter (Arachnothera crassirostris)

blue-crowned hanging parrot
blue-crowned hanging parrot (Loriculus galgulus)

Purple-throated Sunbird
Purple-throated Sunbird (Nectarinia sperata)

Brown-throated Sunbird
Brown-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes malacensis)

Yellow-rumped Flowerpecker
Yellow-rumped Flowerpecker (Prionochilus xanthopygius)

Scarlet-backed Flowerpecke - immature
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker (Dicaeum cruentatum) – immature

Orange-bellied Flowerpecker
Orange-bellied Flowerpecker (Dicaeum trigonostigma)

Baya Weaver
Baya Weaver (Ploceus philippinus)

Zebra Dove
Zebra Dove (Geopelia striata)

Sepilok Forest Edge Resort bird list

Thick-billed Spiderhunter (Arachnothera crassirostris)
Greater Green Leafbird (Chloropsis sonnerati)
blue-crowned hanging parrot (Loriculus galgulus)
Purple-throated Sunbird (Nectarinia sperata)
Brown-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes malacensis)
Orange-bellied Flowerpecker (Dicaeum trigonostigma)
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker (Dicaeum cruentatum) – immature
yellow-rumped flowerpecker (Prionochilus xanthopygius)
Red-eyed Bulbul (Pycnonotus brunneus)
Blue-throated Bee-eater ( Merops viridis )
Little Green Pigeon (Treron olax)
Asian Glossy Starling
Zebra Dove (Geopelia striata)
Baya Weaver (Ploceus philippinus)
Yellow-vented Bulbul
Ashy Tailorbird

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