Scarlet-tufted Sunbird

The Scarlet-tufted Sunbird is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Scarlet-tufted Sunbird (Anthreptes fraseri) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, and Uganda. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Anthreptes fraseri. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 25 July 2007. More

or Scarlet-tufted Sunbird (Deleornis fraseri/Anthreptes fraseri)? Photo of N. famosa taken in South Africa http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2125/2239602125_ceb9f3cd2b_b.jpg Photo of N. famosa taken on Mount Kenya http://www.stanford.edu/~siegelr/kenya/mountkenya/IMG_6771%20bird%20and%20lobelia.jpg Within the species (South Africa) there appears to be quite alot of variability: http://web.uct.ac.za/depts/stats/adu/safring/afrnews/afrn33_1_10.pdf and I'm going to go with Erica excelsa as the heather species featured here somewhere around 3,000m altitude... More

* Scarlet-tufted Sunbird, Deleornis fraseri * Grey-headed Sunbird, Deleornis axillaris - sometimes included in D. fraseri * Genus Anthreptes (c. More

* 1 1 8 2 Scarlet-tufted Sunbird (Deleornis fraseri) * 1 1 8 3 Grey-headed Sunbird (Deleornis axillaris) * 1 1 6 4 Plain-backed Sunbird (Anthreptes reichenowi) * 0 8 5 Anchieta's Sunbird (Anthreptes anchietae) * 0 8 6 Plain Sunbird (Anthreptes simplex) * 12 3 9 8 7 Brown-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes malacensis) * 0 6 9 Red-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes rhodolaemus) * 2 2 8 10 More

elsewhere in East Africa, such as Scarlet-tufted Sunbird, Mountain Yellow Warbler, Baglafecht Weaver and Yellow-crowned Canary, but others are endemic to the Eastern Arc Mountains complex of Tanzania and northern Malawi, including Rwenzori Nightjar, Black-lored Cisticola, Olive-flanked Robin-Chat, F├╝lleborn's Boubou, Forest Double-collared Sunbird, Yellow-browed Seed-eater and Montane Widowbird. And then there are one or two really range-restricted species we have a chance of seeing, such as Ludwig's Double-collared Sunbird and White-winged Babbling Starling. More

Double-collared Sunbird, Scarlet-tufted Sunbird, Mountain Yellow Warbler, Yellow-crowned Canary, Pel's Fishing-Owl and Babbling Starling. Top mammals African Palm Civet, Bushpig, African Elephant, Greater Kudu, African Buffalo, Banded Mongoose, Eland, Roan, Sable, Blue Duiker, Tanzania Mountain Squirrel, Mutable Sun Squirrel, Side-striped Jackal, Spotted Hyaena, Leopard and Blue Monkey. Booking Please email us if you wish to book. You will receive the booking form and conditions and a tour information pack. More

(Dreptes thomensis), Scarlet-tufted Sunbird (Deleornis fraseri), Copper Sunbird (Cinnyris cupreus), Northern Double-collared Sunbird (Cinnyris reichenowi), Purple-throated Sunbird (Leptocoma sperata), Alpine Swift (Tachymarptis melba), White-rumped Swift (Apus caffer), Little Swift (Apus affinis), Greater Honeyguide (Indicator indicator), African Pitta (Pitta angolensis), Eastern Paradise-Whydah (Vidua paradisaea). If you could help us out, please contact Tobias Schloesser, VisualBridges AG, Maastrichterstr. 45 50672 Cologne, Germany; Email: Tobias.Schloesser@VisualBridges.com. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Nectariniidae
Genus : Anthreptes
Species : fraseri
Authority : Jardine & Selby, 1843