Nile Valley Sunbird

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Nile Valley Sunbird

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Alternate name
Anthreptes metallicus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Nectariniidae Family
9 - 10 cm Length
Dry grassland, dry shrubland & rural gardens, below 1,600 m. Found in:- Djibouti, Egypt, EritreaEthiopia, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Clutch
Insects, nectare. Food  
  Habits
8202 - TSN: 558622 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by volker sthamer © all rights reserved          

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Nile Valley Sunbird Herman van Oosten Qatbit Oman calls pf foraging male XC44525

Czech: strdimil nilský
Danish: Nilsolfugl
German: Erznektarvogel, Grünbrust-Nektarvogel, Hedydipna platurus metallicus
English: Eastern Pygmy Long-tailed Sunbird, Eastern Pygmy Sunbird, Eastern Pygmy-Sunbird, Hedydipna platura metallica, Metallic Sunbird, Nile Pygmy Sunbird, Nile Valley Sunbird
Spanish: Suimanga del Nilo, Suimanga Rabilargo
Estonian: niiluse nektarilind
Finnish: Niilinkiiltomedestäjä, niilinmedestäjä
French: Souimanga du Nil, Souimanga éclatant
Hebrew: צופית היאור
Icelandic: Ársóli
Italian: Nettarinia del Nilo
Japanese: ejiputotaiyouchou
Japanese: エジプトタイヨウチョウ
Latin: Anthodiaeta metallica, Anthreptes metallicus, Anthreptes platura metallica, Anthreptes platurus metallica, Anthreptes platurus metallicus, Hedydipna metallica, Hedydipna metallicus
Lithuanian: Nilinė saulapaukétė
Dutch: Nijlhoningzuiger
Norwegian: Nilsolfugl
Polish: nektarnik dlugosterny, nektarzyk dlugosterny, nektarzyk długosterny
Slovak: nektárovka nílska
Slovenian: nilski dolgorepi cvetličar
Swedish: Nilsolfĺgel
Turkish: Nil nektarkuşu
Chinese: 尼罗直嘴太阳鸟

Video added  February 18th, 2007 From  alexanderlees

 

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