Calyptomena whiteheadi. A male Whitehead's Broadbill returns...
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Image #cld1501571
SpeciesCalyptomena whiteheadi
LocalitySabah, Malaysia
DescriptionA male Whitehead's Broadbill returns to its nest where it passes food to the hungry chick. Both male and female care for the nestlings, providing insects and fruit, as well as removing fecal pellets. This scarcely-seen species is the largest of all the green broadbills (reaching 27cm in length) and is endemic to the montane forests of Borneo. 
Keywordsanimal | bird | borneo | broadbill | endemic | eurylaimidae | fauna | feeding | kinabalu | male | montane | nest | nestling | whiteheads | wildlife


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