Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Backyard birding - Scarlet-chested Sunbird

Birds of Uganda


The Scarlet-chested Sunbird (Chalcomitra senegalensis) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. wikipedia.org

Scarlet-chested Sunbird
Male

Scarlet-chested Sunbird
Male

Scarlet-chested Sunbird female
Female

Scarlet-chested Sunbird
Male

Scarlet-chested Sunbird
Male