Chestnut-breasted Malkoha – back view of a female

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“I was watching a pair of Chestnut-breasted Malkohas (Phaenicophaeus curvirostris singularis) foraging and trying to get flight images, as they glided from tree to tree. My best was a rear view of the female showing plumage in full sunlight.”

Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
17th February 2015

Location: Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: A trail through primary jungle adjacent to a rushing stream

3 Responses

  1. Nice capture !!

  2. Brilliant shot. Was looking for shots of this bird as last evening we saw one building a nest at our farm.

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