Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Order - Passeriformes
Family - Nectariniidae (Sunbirds)
Bornean Spiderhunter
Arachnothera everetti
婆罗洲捕蛛鸟
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    Taxonomy update for 2012
An isolated Bornean population is split from
Streaky-breasted Spiderhunter Arachnothera affinis.
(Records updated to conform to range of new species.) :
- Streaky-breasted Spiderhunter (Arachnothera affinis)
- Bornean Spiderhunter (Arachnothera everetti)
    
    Size : 21 cm
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Arachnothera everetti everetti (Sharpe, 1893)
    – Mts. of N and Central Borneo.
  • Arachnothera everetti pars (Riley, 1939)
    – E Borneo.

Date : 08 April 2016
Location : Danum Valley Conservation Area, 
Daerah Lahad Datu, Bahagian Tawau, Sabah

Date : 08 April 2016
Location : Danum Valley Conservation Area, 
Daerah Lahad Datu, Bahagian Tawau, Sabah

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