Your login:

Password:

Stay signed in

Enter your login name or your email address and click on Send reminder to receive a reminder by email.


Welcome Guest

Pygmy Sunbird

Hedydipna platura (Vieillot, 1819)

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Étienne Leroy 2018-12-12 Parc du W, Tillabéri Region, Tillabéry (Niger) (200 m) call, male -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

447387
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura julien Birard 2021-01-28 N'Djamena, Chari, N'Djamena, Ville de N'Djamena (Chad) (300 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

618242
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Barry Edmonston 2018-05-04 Bawku West, Upper East Region, Upper East (Ghana) (200 m) call -

Single female calling from grasslands.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

420408
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Andrew Spencer 2014-12-15 Gambela, Dembidolo Road, Gambela Peoples (Ethiopia) (550 m) call -

natural vocalization; calls from a single female bird moving through high in brushy dry forest.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

266886
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2017-01-01 Simal, Fatick, Fatick (Senegal) (10 m) call -

Single bird calling high up in a tree

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

350234
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Sun Madakan 2020-09-26 University Campus, Maiduguri, Borno, Borno (Nigeria) (340 m) adult, call, male, song -

At least two birds but only one seen. Male foraging in canopy of Zizipus spina-cristi

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

591090
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2020-01-18 Simal, Fatick, Fatick (Senegal) (5 m) call -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

523098
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Andrew Spencer 2014-12-15 Gambela, Dembidolo Road, Gambela Peoples (Ethiopia) (550 m) call -

natural vocalization; calls from a single female bird moving through high in dense dry forest.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

266885
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Andrew Spencer 2014-12-15 Gambela, Dembidolo Road, Gambela Peoples (Ethiopia) (550 m) call -

natural vocalization; calls from a small flock of this species moving at mid-height in dry forest, with a female bird giving most of the calls.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

266884
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Andrew Spencer 2014-12-15 Gambela, Dembidolo Road, Gambela Peoples (Ethiopia) (550 m) call, song -

natural vocalization; song? and calls from a small flock of birds moving through at mid-height in dry forest, with most of the vocalizations from a male bird.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

266887
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Giovanni Boano 2012-12-11 Comoe, Cascades, Komoé (Burkina Faso) (280 m) male, song -

bird photographed

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

115199
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Sun Madakan 2020-10-20 University Campus, Maiduguri, Borno, Borno (Nigeria) (340 m) adult, call, male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

597982
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2018-02-28 Réserve Naturelle Communautaire de Dindefelo, Kédougou, Tambacounda (Senegal) (240 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

405401
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura James Lidster 2016-11-20 West Gonja, Northern Region, Northern (Ghana) (190 m) alarm call, call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

360447
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2018-02-28 Thiewoune, Kédougou, Tambacounda (Senegal) (380 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

405698
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2018-02-28 Dindefelo-Segou, Kédougou, Tambacounda (Senegal) (160 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

405708
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2018-12-21 Simal, Fatick, Fatick (Senegal) (10 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

447657
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Fernand Deroussen 2007-02-03 Foundiougne, Fatick, Fatick (Senegal) (0 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

164452
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Bram Piot 2016-01-10 Campement Kangaba, Koulikoro, Koulikoro (Mali) (400 m) call, male -

Single male calling twice (start of recording and 0:09) while feeding in a flowering Kapok tree

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

298926
xeno-canto.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Julien Birard 2021-01-28 Le Central - N'djamena, Ndjamena, Chad, null   -   302030941
macaulaylibrary.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Jay McGowan 2018-12-24 Santiou Bera--marsh, Fatick, Senegal, Fatick (Senegal)   -   141980711
macaulaylibrary.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Sun Madakan 2020-09-29 Bama - Maiduguri Road, Maiduguri, Borno, NG (11.811, 13.204), Borno, Nigeria, null   -   267471261
macaulaylibrary.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Sun Madakan 2020-09-26 Unnamed Road, Maiduguri, Borno, NG (11.807, 13.211), Borno, Nigeria, null   -   265995561
macaulaylibrary.org
Pygmy Sunbird - Hedydipna platura Muhammad Ahmad Bakari 2020-11-17 Old Faculty Of Arts, Maiduguri, Borno, NG (11.805, 13.2), Borno, Nigeria, null   -   280768161
macaulaylibrary.org
Note: a maximum of 20 records are shown. For more recordings of this species, as well as maps, sonograms, and advanced searches, please visit xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.

Creative Commons License Xeno-Canto: all recordings are copyrighted by their recordists and appear here under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 License.

Macaulay Library recordings appear here under the Macaulay Library Terms of Use.

AVoCet recordings: all recordings are copyrighted by their recordists. Individual permissions for use are available under the individual recording pages in AVoCet.

Avibase has been visited 328,952,152 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy