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紋背捕蛛鳥   Streaked Spiderhunter | by Hiyashi Haka
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紋背捕蛛鳥 Streaked Spiderhunter

學名: Arachnothera magna

英名: Streaked Spider Hunter

Family : Nectariniidae (花蜜鳥科), Length: 19 cm.



It is similar in size to a sparrow. It is olive yellow in color, with multiple darker streaks. It has a long, curved black beak and yellow legs. Below, it is pale yellow streaked with black. Its beak is specially adapted for a nectar diet. This species can be found alone or in pairs. The nesting season is from March to July. It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam.


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Uploaded on May 15, 2017