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(Megalaima haemacephala) 赤胸拟䴕
Size: 15 cm
Unmistakable; note yellow head pattern and streaked under parts; the smallest barbet.
A resonate tonk, tonk, 1 to 2 times per second, for minutes at time.
Found in open woodlands and forest edges, never in closed forest. It can be seen in gardens and parks and occasionally in mangroves. It visits trees with small fruits and berries, comes quite low to the ground. Calls incessantly from a top branch, often late in the afternoon. The nest is built in a hole in a dead branch.
Common resident and breeder throughout Singapore.
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Excellent photograph of Coppersmith Barbet, excellent sharpness and details, excellent composition, excellent background and lighting.
- [2013-05-06 6:09]
THIS IS PERFECT!!!
I like your very sharp capture!Colors are very natural and light amazing...this I call NG pictures!!!
Congratulation for this beauty!
- [2013-05-06 7:05]
Excellent image of this copper smith feeding the chick..great lighting and colors. tfs.
Great moment You caught.Perfect lateral POV,great close composition,wonderful colours and details.Thank You.
Have a good week!