Greater Green Leafbird and Macaranga bancana – another record

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Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS has added the Greater Green Leafbird (Chloropsis sonnerati zosterops) to the long list of species that feed on the fruits of the Common Mahang (Macaranga bancana).

This images reproduced here were photographed along a trail by a stream through primary forest of the Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia on 8th July 2015.

The list of birds associated with this fantastic bird tree can be accessed HERE. The total number of bird species feeding on the fruits of this tree is now increased to 34.

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