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Spectacled Flowerpecker Dicaeum sp. nov.   - Adult
Spectacled Flowerpecker
Photographer : © Hanyrol H. Ahmad Sah
Location :Ulu Temburong National Park, Brunei Darussalam
Date : 2 August 2016
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Bird Family :Dicaeidae - Flowerpeckers & Mistletoebird
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Second set of photographs taken in Brunei Darussalam, from the Canopy Tower of Ulu Temburong, while it was feeding on the red fruits.
Taxonomic Notes :New species as yet without a scientific name or scientific description - discovered by Richard Webster and David Edwards at Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia on 18 June 2009. For more details see New bird species found in Heart of Borneo.
Photos are included here to encourage more birders to look out for the species, so that more can be learnt about the bird, its habitat requirements and distribution in order to be able to ensure its conservation.
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