Beautiful Sunbird
Cinnyris pulchellus
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The beautiful sunbird is common in drier bush country and gardens throughout central Tanzania. The 6th row male was seen in Tarangire (4-16), courtesy of Riaan Marais. These photos were taken in Sukuru, Engikaret, Nanja Dam,Olasiti, Tarangire and Lake Manyara. Click the photo above to see a series of enlargements including females and immatures.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Colin Beale, Per Holmen, Siegfried Woldhek, Riaan Marais

Last Update this page: 5-05-16