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94 species of birds in 1 day at Tabin Wildlife Reserve

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Hidden Secret Part 2 Hahaha :p

25th January 2008



Early start with Joe, Zaiton, Karim and Ben birding at Sugud Forest Reserve and saw many birds such as Streaked Bulbul, Yellow-eared Spiderhunter and Velvet-fronted Nuthatch. Andrew came a bit later after Karim managed to photographed his lifer, Narcsissus Flycatcher hahaha :)

Some of the shots today :)


Resting ...


Then shoot !


Birds seen and heard today:
  • Crested Serpent Eagle
  • Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot
  • Grey-rumped Treeswift
  • Diard's Trogon (heard)
  • Gold-whiskered Barbet
  • Red-throated Barbet (heard)
  • Yellow-crowned Barbet (heard)
  • Blue-eared Barbet (heard)
  • Black and Yellow Broadbill
  • Black-winged Flycatcher Shrike
  • Fiery Minivet
  • Lesser Green Leafbird
  • Streaked Bulbul
  • Red-eyed Bulbul
  • Spectacled Bulbul
  • Buff-vented Bulbul
  • Velvet-fronted Nuthatch
  • White-bellied Epornis
  • White-crowned Shama
  • Artic Warbler
  • Ashy Tailorbird
  • Dark-sided Flycatcher
  • Narcsissus Flycatcher
  • Yellow-eared Spiderhunter
  • Little Spiderhunter
  • Orange-bellied Flowerpecker
  • Oriental White Eye



Main star for the trip, Banded Kingfisher ! Thanks to Ben for spotting this instead of the Bee-Eater hahaha :p






Runner up is this Red-bearded Bee-Eater :)


Brown Barbet (subspecies)


Flying Lizard sp.


Civet's sp. pooh


Lantern Bug


Good birding today and I'm planning to go back for Dark-sided and Narcsissus Flycatcher pictures !

Happy digiscoping !

6 comments:

Ron said...

Fulamak... Menyesal tidak ikut. Seet!

Jordan Sitorus said...

One of the greatest trips! Awesome birds...thanks for sharing!

horukuru said...

Yeah hahaha our own forest in the city :)

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Ben Duncan said...

hehehe....yabah siok bah...biar pun sia inda cukup tidur...nampak juga...banded kingfisher..nofuluk!! wakaka...

S.C.E. said...

Some great photos there!

Lots of Narcissus Flycatcher in Hokkaido in summer....but no bee-eaters....or Banded Kingfishers.....