• Colorful birds

    6 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Birds can be wonderfully colorful. Here are some prime examples.
    Two Black-rumped Flamebacks with their distinct red crown and crest.
    A Blue-throated Barbet - the blue looks even better due to the contrast with the red on the top of the bird's head.
    A male Bluethroat , though in this case the throat itself is red or ochre rather than blue, but compensated by a beautiful light blue around the throat patch.
    A Fairy Pitta , well deserving its Chinese name as the “Eight-color Thrush”.
    A Great Barbet , sporting a gorgeous combination of bluish and greenish tones combined with a bit of red and...
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