Two species of Doublecollard Sunbirds inhabit the fynbo, evergreen scrubland and forest fringes. This specimen is the Greater Doublecollared Sunbird - Nectarina afra - identified by the broad band of carmine across its belly. It is also larger than its cousin, the Lesser Doublebanded Sunbird and its thicker bill is diagnostic. Forests, Beauti Bird, Bee, Johan Combrink, South Africa, Doublecollar Sunbird, Feather, Birds, Doubl Collar
Double collared Sunbird
The cassowaries are ratites, very large flightless birds in the genus Casuarius native to the tropical forests of New Guinea, nearby islands and northeastern Australia.There are three extant species recognized today. Forests, Colorful Birds, Animals, Exotic Birds, Cassowari, Australia, Islands, Avatar, Papua New Guinea
Casuarius native to the tropical forests of New Guinea. Who dreamed up this thing?!
The Northern Royal Flycatcher is 16.5–18 cm (6½-7”) long, with an erectile fan-shaped crest, coloured red in the male and yellow-orange in the female. The display with the crest fully raised is seen extremely rarely, Orang, God, Royal Flycatch, Jurassic Park, Little Birds, Crown, Forest, Hat, Animal
Northern Royal Flycatcher
"It's heartbreaking to see them. How could people do this sort of thing? It hits you so hard." - Birds' heads torn off in Australian zoo rampage. The ones they didn't kill they let loose, which is a devastating blow for the zoo's endangered species breeding program. An act of the insane or Animal Rights activists gone blood wild, who knows. Exotic Birds, The Zoo, Beauti Color
Humming bird nest. We literally had these All around our house. Where we lived salmon berry bushes grew abundantly and the hummingbirds loved making nests in them. Such a delight to be able to show my young children their nests with the small little eggs or baby birds in them! Anim, Hummingbird Nest, Little Birds, Bird Nests, Natur, Feather, Garden, Hummingbirds, Hummer
Humming bird nest ♥
This incredible shot shows a near-perfect reflection of a kingfisher as it hits the water with it's beak open
The Red-and-yellow Barbet (Trachyphonus erythrocephalus) is a species of African barbet found in eastern Africa. Males have distinctive black, red, and yellow plumage; females and juveniles are similar, but less brightly colored. Colorful Birds, Anim, Beauti Bird, God, Clown, Little Birds, Mother Nature, Feather, Stripe
Red and Yellow Barbet Kenya.
The Pyrrhuloxia or Desert Cardinal is a medium-sized North American song bird found in the American southwest and northern Mexico.
Indigo >> Wow, what a beautiful bird!