PASSERIFORMES: Nectariniidae

Nectarinia jugularis  

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)
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© Geoff Walker 2011
Cairns, QLD (Jun, 2011)

This lovely female was busy nest-building using bark, leaves and spider web.

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Male Olive-backed Sunbird

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Female Olive-backed Sunbird

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Female Olive-backed Sunbird

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Olive-backed Sunbird

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Olive-backed Sunbird

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Male

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis)

Male