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Maroon-naped Sunbird Aethopyga guimarasensis daphoenonota   - Adult male
Maroon-naped Sunbird
Photographer : © Stijn De Win/Birding2asia
Location :Twin Lakes, Sibulan, Negros Oriental Province, Negros Island, Philippines
Date : 29 March 2014
English synonyms:Flaming Sunbird, Ilongo Sunbird
Bird Family :Nectariniini - Sunbirds & Spiderhunters
Red Data Status :Not Evaluated
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to Guimaras, Negros and Panay in the Philippines.

Split from Flaming Sunbird Aethopyga flagrans.
Ref: Hosner, P. A., Nyári, Á. S., Moyle, R. G. (2013) Water barriers and intra-island isolation contribute to diversification in the insular Aethopyga sunbirds (Aves: Nectariniidae). Journal of Biogeography 40: 1094–1106

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