Saturday, November 30, 2013

2013 Migrant Birds at My Backyard

Finally migrant birds perched at my backyard. Not a lifer, but Brown Shrike and Little Egret
Finally Brown Shrike migrant birds perched at my backyard. Not a lifer but Brown Shrike
Little Egret is a resident migrant bird  in Malaysia, but I don't see it  here (Raub)  in other months except in the winter. Its habitat is at the mangroves and freshwater wetlands
Finally migrant birds perched at my backyard. Not a lifer but Little Egret
Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) - perched on a coconut pinnate and a banana leaf. Easily identified with dark colored bills, black legs and yellow feet.
Bangau Oh Bangau!

Other than two birds above, all the bird pictured below are common backyard..
Please look below what are they:  :)

Ayam Jantan - Rooster - (Gallus galus domesticus)
Yellow-vented Bulbul
Female Brown-throated Sunbird (Anthreptes malacensis) . Kelicap Mayang Kelapa
Murai Gila aka Pied Fantail (Rhipidura javanica) above and Murai Kampung "Siuman" -  Oriental Magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) below
Burung Murai Kampung - jantan
Burung Tiung- Javan Myna (Acridotheres javanicus)
Ciak Rumah - Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus) and Tekukur - Spotted Dove (Stigmatopelia chinensis) - below


Tim Garza said...

Welcome to those beautiful migrants! Even the regular ones are a beautiful sight to those of us living afar who can only dream of attracting birds like these, even with a top-quality yankee flipper feeder.

Bob Bushell said...

Lovely images.

"Do they not see the birds above them, spreading out their wings and folding them in? None upholds them except the Most Beneficent (Allah). Verily, He is the All-Seer of everything".
Surah Al-Mulk (67:19)