Sabah is a destination renowned among nature lovers for its flora and fauna, and ultimately for its bird life. With a vast array of habitats with their own specialized birds, Sabah is a haven for birding enthusiasts.

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Birds of Borneo

Bornean Treepie

Bornean Treepie

Dendrocitta cinerascens 40 cm (Malay: Gagak Tontihak. Indonesian: Tangkar-uli Kalimantan.) IDENTIFICATION Adult has blackish-brown forehead, lores and cheek, crown to […]

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Bornean Whistler

Bornean Whistler

Pachycephala hypoxantha 16 cm (Malay: Sambar Siul Mas. Indonesian: Kancilan Kalimantan.) IDENTIFICATION Adult has olive-green upperparts, dark lores; wings coverts […]

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Whitehead’s Broadbill

Whitehead’s Broadbill

Calyptomena whiteheadi 24-27cm (Malay: Takau Whitehead. Indonesian: Madi-hijau Whitehead.)  Male Female IDENTIFICATION Adult has olive-green upperparts, dark lores; wings coverts […]

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Short-tailed Green Magpie (Cissa thalassina)

Short-tailed Green Magpie (Cissa thalassina)

Short-tailed Green Magpie (Cissa thalassina) has been split into Javan Green Magpie C. thalassina and Bornean Green Magpie C. jefferyi. […]

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Bristlehead (Pityriasis gymnocephala  25-26 cm)

Bristlehead (Pityriasis gymnocephala 25-26 cm)

(Malay: Tiong Batu Kepala Merah. Indonesian: Tiong-batu Kalimantan.) IDENTIFICATION Unmistakable black and red bird with a very large bill. Adult […]

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