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Bohol Sunbird

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Photo © by Mark HarperSeville Rd, Bohol, Philippines,  March, 2019
Photo © by Mark Harper
Seville Rd, Bohol, Philippines, March, 2019
Aethopyga decorosa


[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

Philippines, endemic to Bohol.

[edit] Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species.
It was formerly considered conspecific with Metallic-winged Sunbird.

[edit] Habitat

Mid-altitude mountain forest up to 1500 m and sometimes higher.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from
  2. Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird Names (version 3.5). Available at

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