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Spectacled spiderhunter

Binomial name: Arachnothera flavigaster, Thomas Campbell Eyton, 1839

The Spectacled Spiderhunter (Arachnothera flavigaster) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family.

It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. This is both the largest spiderhunter and the largest representative of its family.

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Scientific classification

Arachnothera flavigaster

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Spectacled spiderhunter, Arachnothera flavigaster in Thailand

Range map of Arachnothera flavigaster in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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