Copper (Coppery) Sunbird
Cinnyris cupreus (Nectarinia cuprea)
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The upper copper sunbird, also called coppery sunbird, was photographed by Isaac Kilusu at Kagera (3-23); the 2nd row bird was seen in the Minziro Forest (9-22); the 3rd row, Queen Elisabeth NP-Uganda (1-23), courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst; and the bottom bird was also seen in Minziro (9-22), courtesy of Per Holmen. Note the copper-coloured head, nape and breast with a fringe of red and the black wings.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Isaac Kilusu, Per Holmen, Karine Van der Vurst

Last Update this page: 1-11-24