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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cinnyris solaris Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Nectariniidae Family
11 cm Length
Tropical forest, shrubland, plantations, arable land, urban areas, gardens Range:- , Island of Timor:- East Timor, Indonesia:- Alor, Florčs, Komodo, Lesser Sunda, Lomblen, Maluka, Mollucas, Nusa Tenggara, Timur Province, Roti, Savu, Semau, Sumba, Sumbawa, West Timor,  Wetar. Habitat
 eggs, incubation by female both parents days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders and nectar. Food  
8233 - TSN: 561543 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Nectariniidae please send it to xeno-canto. 


Czech: strdimil ohnivoprsý, Strdimil timorský
Danish: Sundasolfugl
German: Sonnennektarvogel, Sonnen-Nektarvogel
English: Flame breasted Sunbird, Flame-breasted Sunbird, Sunda Sunbird, Timor Sunbird
Spanish: Nectarina de Timor, Suimanga de Timor
Finnish: Timorinmedestäjä
French: Souimanga aurore, Souimanga de Timor
Hungarian: napfény nektármadár
Indonesian: Burungmadu Matari
Italian: Nettarinia di Timor, Nettarinia pettoflammeo
Japanese: chimoarutaiyouchou, chimo-rutaiyouchou
Japanese: チモアルタイヨウチョウ, チモールタイヨウチョウ
Latin: Cinnyris solaris, Nectarinia solaris
Dutch: Zonnehoningzuiger, Zonne-honingzuiger
Norwegian: Flammebrystsolfugl
Polish: nektarnik sloneczny, nektarnik słoneczny
Russian: Тиморская нектарница
Slovak: nektárovka ohnivá
Swedish: Flambröstad solfĺgel
Chinese: 帝汶花蜜鸟


Cinnyris solaris

Cinnyris solaris degener

Cinnyris solaris exquisitus or Cinnyris solaris exquisita

Cinnyris solaris solaris

  • Cinnyris solaris solaris: Sumbawa, Flores, Besar, Lomblen, Alor, Semau, Roti and Timor
  • Cinnyris solaris exquisitus: Wetar I. (e Lesser Sundas)


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