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Vigors's Sunbird Aethopyga vigorsii   - Male
Vigors's Sunbird
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Kevdi, Mandvi Taluka, Surat District, Gujarat, India
Date : 15 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.

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