Scarlet-chested Sunbird - Chalcomitra senegalensis

Souimanga à poitrine rouge

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Scarlet-chested Sunbird male subadult transition, identification, close-up portrait, aspect, pigmentation, feeding habits
Les souimangas à poitrine rouge raffolent des fleurs de cordia, comme cesses dont s'approche l'oiseau photographié
  • identification
  • close-up portrait
  • aspect
  • pigmentation
  • feeding habits
  • subadult
  • transition
  • Suimanga pechiescarlata
  • Beija-flor-de-peito-escarlate
  • Rotbrust-Glanzköpfchen
  • Chalcomitra senegalensis
  • Passeriformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Passériformes
Family : Nectariniidae
Species : Scarlet-chested Sunbird

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

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The picture

O.Net ref. : jabu196838
Author : J. Buvat
Gender : ♂
Plumage : subadult, transition

Shooting

date : 2013 Apr
Country : Senegal (sg)
Region : Région de Thiès
Place : Somone Somone
Lat. : 14° 29' 36'' North
Lng. : 17° 4' 54'' West

Exif Data [+] [-]


Model : PENTAX Corporation PENTAX K200D
Exposure : 1/1000 s
aperture : 9.5
Focal length : 500 mm
Iso : 1600
Flash : no