Thick-billed Flowerpecker
Bukit Batok Nature Park
17 Dec 2005 to 24 Dec 2005


General details
Species
Thick-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum agile
Record ID 849
Date range 17 Dec 2005 to 24 Dec 2005
Location Bukit Batok Nature Park
Count 8 individuals
Date added 25 Oct 2021

Record accepted.

Committee's view
Background
A maximum of birds seen. Descriptions listed in SINAV 19:4, reproduced here "The bill was thick and black and the red eyes very prominent. Overall, a brown bird with whitish underparts and blurred blackish streaks on breast. The white on outer tail feathers could also been [sic] seen. The birds were observed to be very active and territorial chasing off others of its kind. Sideway wagging of its tail and swaying of the body from side to side was observed in addition to its song - a short trill". The last date of sighting listed in SINAV 19:4 is 24 December, but incorrectly stated as 22 December in Wang & Hails (2007).
Verdict Accepted / Wild (Verifiable)

References (see all)
References eBird; SINAV 19:4
Wang & Hails (2007) Record is present in source