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94 species of birds in 1 day at Tabin Wildlife Reserve

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Yellow-crowned Barbet (Megalaima henricii)

17th May 2011



Only once seen in Poring Hot Spring several years ago and saw it for the 2nd time with pictures and video hahaha :p

I would considered this species to be rare in my place and only sometimes heard in primary rainforest. Compared with other species of Barbet, this is a least known and photographed bird. Thanks to Jadda and the gang for pointing out this beauty :)

Digiscoped with Nikon Fieldscope EDG85 via Nikon FSA-L2 DSLR Photo Adapter on Nikon D300s


Happy birding !

4 comments:

Russell said...

What a wonderful bird and superb photograph.

John said...

Handsome creature !

Interesting Foto said...

beautifully captured

Andrew said...

A beautiful bird to see...and a lovely capture of it.
Thanks for sharing.