Gold-whiskered Barbet – nest

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“A nest of the Gold-whiskered Barbet (Megalaima chrysopogon laeta) seen briefly during my walk today (above). “It was 7-8 meters up in a dead tree adjacent to an ex-logging tail. Saw parents bringing figs to feed young.” Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh … Continued

Birds feeding on fruits of Macaranga bancana

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The Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve in the Malaysian state of Perak is a mixed secondary-primary forest. In mid-December 2013, Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS located a fruiting Common Mahang tree (Macaranga bancana) along a trail through the forest. This is where the … Continued