Hunter's Sunbird
Chalcomitra hunteri
Home Alphabetical Maps Taxonomic Links/Resources


      

      

      

      

 
Hunter's sunbird is an East African endemic generally found in lower, dryer areas with acacias. The identifying iridescent malar stripe is sometimes difficult to see (see photos above with and without stripe). The nest was photographed on the Maasai Steppe (3-12), courtesy of Paul Oliver: click it to see twelve enlargements.
 
Last page

Next Alphabetical

Next Taxonomic
          

_______________________________________________________

All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Adolf Wurm, Paul Oliver, Mike Graham

Last Update this page: 2-19-15