P1010771 P1010772 P1010770
Photo © Matt Muir, some rights reserved
Kagwene Gorilla Sanctuary, Cameroon (Google, OSM)
6.11257, 9.77029
Accuracy: 1000m
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Description

Drab with lemon pectoral tufts?

Mar. 20, 2012 21:46:31 -0400
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Sunbirds and Spiderhunters - Photo (c) Lip Kee Yap, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
muir's ID: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters (Family Nectariniidae)
Posted by muir about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Eastern Olive Sunbird - Photo (c) Vanessa Stephen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
john8's ID: Eastern Olive Sunbird (Cyanomitra olivacea)
Posted by john8 7 days ago (Flag)
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Eastern Olive Sunbird - Photo (c) Vanessa Stephen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
john8's ID: Eastern Olive Sunbird (Cyanomitra olivacea)
Posted by john8 7 days ago (Flag)
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Thanks John, what makes you think Eastern Olive Sunbird over other sunbird options?

Posted by muir 6 days ago (Flag)
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Based on my browsing of Sinclair and Ryan's Birds of Africa South of the Sahara (Princeton), Olive Sunbird seemed to be the only sunbird in the area to be plain dull olive with yellow pectoral tufts.

Posted by john8 6 days ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Sunbirds and Spiderhunters - Photo (c) Lip Kee Yap, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
muir's ID: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters (Family Nectariniidae)
Sunbirds and Spiderhunters - Photo (c) Lip Kee Yap, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Community ID: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters (Family Nectariniidae)
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Eastern Olive Sunbird - Photo (c) Vanessa Stephen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
john8's ID: Eastern Olive Sunbird (Cyanomitra olivacea)

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