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Black-throated Sunbird Aethopyga saturata wrayi   - Mating
Black-throated Sunbird
Photographer : © David Bakewell
Location :Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia
Date : 12 February 2005
English synonyms:Black throated Sunbird, Black-breasted Sunbird
Bird Family :Nectariniini - Sunbirds & spiderhunters
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :The female signalled her readiness for copulation by adopting a crouched posture and wagging her tail from side to side.