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Birding Napo, Guangxi, China - part 2

14 days ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

On the third day in Napo, the local driving me to a bird hide was coughing a lot. And I was the only guest in an otherwise deserted hotel (shutdown due to lack of staff, with everybody having caught covid). Still, I was healthy.
Healthy enough to enjoy the sight of some Blue-winged Minlas , both in a bird hide and in a local park.
Birds not used to having their photos taken often do not understand the concept of looking into the camera.
Good hygiene is important to avoid catching covid, particularly when not wearing masks.
The species name is cyanouroptera , meaning dark blue tailed and...
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