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Birds are natures way of showing us beautiful things. We can always find interesting and beautiful birds on our hikes in the Drakensberg mountains.

31 Mar, 2019

Malachite Sunbirds in the Drakensberg

By Ian Shooter|2019-12-04T15:06:14+02:00Mar 31st, 2019|Categories: Drakensberg Fauna - animals and birds, Drakensberg Mountains and Peaks|Tags: beautiful, birds, Fanua, Protea|

Malachite Sunbirds in the Drakensberg Malachite sunbirds, or to use the Latin name:  Nectarinia Famosa are certainly absolutely stunning birds. As you can see from their Latin name, Malachite Sunbirds in the Drakensberg they will eat nectar by preference. However, what most people don't realise is that they also eat insects, spiders and small lizards. So, they will really eat anything small enough to fit into their beaks. In the Drakensberg they are quite [...]

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