Species of Thailand

Spectacled spiderhunter

Arachnothera flavigaster, Thomas Campbell Eyton, 1839

(In Thai: นกปลีกล้วยหูเหลืองใหญ่)

The spectacled spiderhunter (Arachnothera flavigaster) is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae.

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

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

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Category / Seasonal Status

BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years

BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Nectariniidae
Genus
Arachnothera
Species
Arachnothera flavigaster

Common names

  • Thai: นกปลีกล้วยหูเหลืองใหญ่

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Spectacled spiderhunter

Range Map

Distribution map of Spectacled spiderhunter, Arachnothera flavigaster in Thailand
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Kaeng Krung National Park
  • Khao Banthat Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Khao Luang National Park
  • Khao Phanom Bencha National Park
  • Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Khao Sok National Park
  • Kui Buri National Park
  • Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
  • San Kala Khiri National Park
  • Similan Islands
  • Sri Phang-nga National Park
  • Thale Ban National Park
  • Ton Nga-Chang Wildlife Sanctuary
Range map of Arachnothera flavigaster in Thailand