Variable Squirrel licks nectar from jacaranda flowers

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Johnny Wee photographed a Vaiable Squirrel (Calloscirus finlaysoni) licking nectar from flowers of Jacaranda (Jacaranda obtusifolia) at Bidadari.

An earlier post showcased Plantain Squirrel (Callosciurus notatus) feeding from Gelam tree (Melaleuca cajuputi) flowers. Another showed this squirrel taking nectar from banana flowers.

Johnny Wee
Singapore
October 2015

This post is a cooperative effort between Birds, Insects N Creatures Of Asia and BESG to bring the study of birds and their behavior through photography and videography to a wider audience.

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