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Eastern Olive Sunbird

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 17:24 -- abc_admin
Image: 
Eastern_Olive_Sunbird
Species English: 
Eastern Olive Sunbird
Species Scientific: 
Cyanomitra olivacea
Location: 
My garden in New Germany, Kwazulu Natal
Country: 
South Africa
Photographer: 
David Jolley
Comments: 
This particular bird was being pursued by a Greater Double-collared Sunbird and flew at our porch wall. I managed to rescue it and then placed it in a “Chinese hat plant” where it stayed for nearly 3 minutes which allowed me the privilege to take a few photos while it rested.

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