20 August 2009

Oriole hunting lesson.

This black-naped oriole have been fully grown and hunting on its own.


hunting is hard, have to search carefully.. Notice that the beak is black not pink as the adult, there are also small black dots at the breast.

got it


seems like a bug or roach..

lunch have to be prepared first!
it banged the bug against the branch to remove the unwanted parts.

Looks about ready..


oh! still have the antenna

it fly away to another tree and continue banging its prey

the cleaning up after eating.
it brushes its beak against a branch.

1 comment:

  1. Assalaamualaikum zzlaloq,
    Kemensah is a good location for birding.
    I'm normally there almost every week.
    Birding during puasa month down to zero probably.
    If you're interested I can show you around Kemensah, maybe after raya.
    just drop me an email.
    I will add your blog to my Blogroll
    rosmadi @ madibirder


Sweets or Stones, it must worth something..jot it down!