Eastern Violet-backed Sunbird
Anthreptes orientalis
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The eastern violet-backed sunbird is an East African endemic. Note the dark blue tail and white supercilium in the female. The orange color on the necks of several birds is aloe pollen. These photos were taken at Natano, Lake Manyara, Yaida Valley and Tarangire. Click photo above to see 22 enlargements.
 
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Last Update this page: 1-27-21