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Sulawesi Myzomela Myzomela chloroptera choloptera   - Moulting into adult plumage
Sulawesi Myzomela
Photographer : © Simon van der Meulen
Location :Gunung Mahawu (ca 900mtr asl), Sulawesi, Indonesia
Date : 6 October 2016
English synonyms:Sulawesi Honeyeater, Scarlet Honeyeater, Scarlet Myzomela, Celebes Honeyeater, Celebes Myzomela, Bacan Myzomela (batjanensis)
Bird Family :Meliphagidae - Myzomelas, Honeyeaters, Friarbirds & Myzas
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to Indonesia.

Split from Scarlet Honeyeater Myzomela sanguinolenta following Wolters, H.E. (1979) Die Vogelarten der Erde. Paul Parey: Hamburg. See also Dickinson, Edward C., Editor (2003) The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition. London: Christopher Helm.

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