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Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja seheriae   - Male in moult
Crimson Sunbird
Photographer : © Supriyo Ghoshal
Location :Chiliyanaula, Almorah District, Uttarakhand, India
Date : 17 October 2018
English synonyms:Eastern Crimson Sunbird, Scarlet-breasted Sunbird, Scarlet-throated Sunbird, Yellow-backed Sunbird, Magnificent Sunbird (magnifica), Goulpourah Sunbird, Greater Crimson Sunbird (seheriae), Lesser Crimson Sunbird (siparaja), Sulawesi Sunbird (flavostriata, beccarii)
Bird Family :Nectariniini - Sunbirds & Spiderhunters
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Note that the form vigorsii is now treated as a separate full species: Vigors's Sunbird Aethopyga vigorsii.

The form magnifica is sometimes treated as a full species Magnificent Sunbird A. (s.) magnifica.

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