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BirdPix:   3223
Province:  
Country:   Malawi
Locus:   1333DD
Observer:   Brown Gary
Date of record:   2013-07-17
Number of photos:   2
Notes:   male and female seen feeding together, bill on the female longer than the Collared sunbird, and no green on the back
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   762
Species name:   Nectarinia [Cinnyris] venusta [venustus]
Common name:   Variable (Yellow-bellied) Sunbird -- Geelpenssuikerbekkie
Family:   Nectariniidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   variable (yellowbellied) sunbird.
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-3223
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 3223 - photo: 1
VM-number: 3223 - photo: 2

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:   Variable Sunbird (Cinnyris venustus)
Date:   2014-11-01 17:49:25
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   2
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:  
Date:   2017-08-01 14:46:21
Species name:   Nectarinia [Cinnyris] venusta [venustus] -- Variable (Yellow-bellied) Sunbird; Geelpenssuikerbekkie
Species code:   762

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