Crimson Backed Sunbird

CRIMSON BACKED SUNBIRD (Leptocoma minima) - a resident in the Western Ghats (from north of Mumbai, south to the hills of southern Kerala) in southern India. Crimson-backed Sunbirds make altitudinal movements during the rainy season.

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27 + Beautiful and Colorful Bird Types from Around the World that You Should Know

Bee Eater / Bee-eaters are gregarious. They form colonies by nesting in burrows tunnelled into the side of sandy banks, such as those that have collapsed on the edges of rivers~~


Crimson Rosella (Platycercus elegans) ~ A parrot native to eastern Australia ~ photo by Alwyn Simple

Spring Hummers an acrylic painting by wildlife artist Danny O'Driscoll

Hummingbird and Purple Iris--- 2 of the most beautiful things in the world. Purple Iris' are the Tennessee State Flower.

red bellied piita

Photo: The red-bellied pitta (Erythropitta erythrogaster) is a species of bird in the Pittidae family. It is found in Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and the Philippines. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Caterpillar birds?

Bird caterpillar José Luis Rodríguez encountered these European Bee-eaters forming a nature-made optical illusion. Together they look like a caterpillar covering a branch.


Squirrel cuckoo, Piaya cayana, a large, active species of cuckoo found in wooded habitats from northwest Mexico to northern Argentina and Uruguay, and on the island of Trinidad


Himalayan White-browed Rosefinch (Carpodacus thura) by James Ownby in Bhutan.


The Araripe Manakin, Antilophia Bokermanni, is a critically endangered bird from the family of Manakins (Pipridae).: It was discovered in 1996 and scientifically described in 1998 in Brazil.

This mystery bird is from Thailand. From where does it get its brilliant colours? (Is it Thai-dyed?)

Today's mystery bird for you to identify

Nice eye color ideas from nature: Rufous-bellied Niltava (Niltava sundara)

Asian Golden Weaver Male. Yellow & blue bird.

Complementary Colors: Asian Golden Weaver male ~ Ploceus hypoxanthus, by Gary Kinard