Oriental Bird Images

Vigors's Sunbird Aethopyga vigorsii   - Male
Vigors's Sunbird
Photographer : © Pragnesh R Patel
Location :Vansda National Park, the Dangs, Navsari District, Gujarat, India
Date : 13 April 2017
English synonyms:Crimson Sunbird, Western Crimson Sunbird, Yellow-backed Sunbird, Vigorsís Yellow-backed Sunbird
Bird Family :Nectariniini - Sunbirds & Spiderhunters
Red Data Status :Unspecified
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the northern Western Ghats of India.

Formerly considered a subspecies of Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja.