Record details

:   50652
Province:  
Country:   Kenya
Locus:   0036AC
Observer:   Lund David
Date of record:   2018-01-24
Number of photos:   2
Notes:  
Last updated:   2019-02-12 12:15:55
Sp. code:   774
Species name:   Nectarinia [Chalcomitra] senegalensis
Common name:   Scarlet-chested Sunbird -- Rooiborssuikerbekkie
Family:   Nectariniidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=-50652
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Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Sub-adult male. Yellowish underparts eliminate Hunter's Sunbird (which has black barring on greyish underparts).
Date:   2018-03-15 22:26:49
Species name:   Nectarinia [Chalcomitra] senegalensis -- Scarlet-chested Sunbird; Rooiborssuikerbekkie
Species code:   774

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