Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Crimson Sunbird

Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja

Described by: Raffles (1822)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-backed Sunbird, Scarlet-throated Sunbird
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Corbett National Park, Uttaranchal, India - Jan 28, 2005 © Jugal Tiwari  Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore - 2003 © Paul Huang  Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore - 2003 © Paul Huang  Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Sabah, Malaysia - 2004 © Paul Huang  Kaziranga Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India - Jan 1, 2007 © Rajneesh Suvarna 
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(1) Nepal, ne. India (Assam, Manipur, and Nagaland), Bangladesh, Burma, s. China, and n. Thailand.
(2) Ne. India and s. Bangladesh.
(3) Nauchow Is. off Hainan Is.
(4) Ne. Vietnam.
(5) Se. Thailand, c. and s. Indochina.
(6) Phuquoc Is. off Cambodia.
(7) S. Burma and Thailand.
(8) S. Thailand.
(9) Malaysia, Sumatra and Borneo.
(10) Nicobar Is.
(11) Java.
(12) N. Natuna Is.
(13) Wc. Philippines (Tablas, Sibuyan, Panay, Negros, and Cebu).
(14) N. Sulawesi.
(15) S. Sulawesi.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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