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Sunbird, Fork-tailed
 
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Scientific Name:
Aethopyga christinae
Location(s):
Asia, China, Global, Hong Kong, IndoChina, Laos, Taiwan, Vietnam Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as fairly common in South-East Asia (Cheke et al. 2001), while the population in China has been estimated at c.100-100,000 breeding pairs (Brazil 2009). ...
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Wikipedia
The Fork-tailed Sunbird (Aethopyga christinae) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is found in China, Hong Kong, Laos, and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. These small birds, with decurved bill, call a soft and frequent "zwink-zwink" and a metallic trill. The bird appears in the most commonly used postal stamp of Hong Kong. ...
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