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Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker Dicaeum cruentatum ignitum   - Male bathing
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :fruit farming with secondary growth, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 21 January 2021
English synonyms:Scarlet backed Flowerpecker, Pryer’s Flowerpecker (black-breasted morph "pryeri")
Bird Family :Dicaeidae - Flowerpeckers & Mistletoebird
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :A pair was enjoying a morning shower using water/dew on the leaves of a Manihot glaziovii (Ubi Gajah or Wild Tapioca). - Amar
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