Loveridge's Sunbird

Loveridge's Sunbird

Loveridge's Sunbird by Mark Hobson
Species & Artwork Details
Status: 
Endangered
Family: 
NECTARINIIDAE
Order: 
PASSERIFORMES
Genus: 
Cinnyris
Species: 
loveridgei
Population trend: 
decreasing
Authority: 
Hartert, 1922
Synonyms: 
Nectarinia loveridgei
Medium: 
Acrylic
Having traveled in East Africa it was a pleasure to paint this little bird in the most common foliage of the region, namely an Acacia Tree.