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Golden-fronted leafbird, Chloropsis aurifrons, นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง

The Golden-fronted Leafbird (Chloropsis aurifrons) is a species of leafbird. It is a common resident breeder in India, Sri Lanka, and parts of Southeast Asia. It often includes the Sumatran leafbird (C. media) from Sumatra as a subspecies, but the two differ extensively in, among others, morphology.

Its habitat is forest and scrub. It builds its nest in a tree, laying 2-3 eggs. This species eats insects and berries.

Golden-fronted leafbird, Chloropsis aurifrons, นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง

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The adult is green-bodied with a black face and throat bordered with yellow. It has an orange forehead and blue moustachial line, but lacks the blue flight feathers and tail sides of blue-winged leafbird. Young birds have a plain green head.

The southern Indian race, C. a. frontalis, has a narrower yellow border to black face. The throat is black and it has a blue sub-moustachial stripe and duller orange forehead. Towards the extreme south of India and Sri Lanka the race insularis occurs which is slightly smaller than frontalis.

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Conservation status
Golden-fronted leafbird, Chloropsis aurifrons, นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง
Least Concern(IUCN 3.1)
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2.
International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.



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Sighted: (Date of first photo that I could use) 23 June 2020
Location: eBird hotspot: Kaeng Krachan NP--Ban Song Nok



Golden-fronted leafbird, Chloropsis aurifrons, นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง
Golden-fronted leafbird / นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง
23 June 2020 - eBird hotspot: Kaeng Krachan NP--Ban Song Nok

Golden-fronted leafbird, Chloropsis aurifrons, นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง
Golden-fronted leafbird / นกเขียวก้านตองหน้าผากสีทอง
23 June 2020 - eBird hotspot: Kaeng Krachan NP--Ban Song Nok



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