This page contains pictures of some of the birds that I saw in Borneo.

I saw quite a few birds during the early morning, evening, and night excursions. I was especially impressed by the colorful Kingfishers and the Hornbills.

Nature pictures of Borneo and other bird pages are linked:

Nature in Borneo
Nature Page for Borneo
Bird Pages
Bird Pages

All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Birds in Borneo

Stork-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis
Stork-billed Kingfisher (Pelargopsis capensis, german: Storchschnabelliest, french: Martin-chasseur gurial), sitting on the tree and another kingfisher flying. (796k)
Dusky Broadbill Corydon
Dusky Broadbill (Corydon sumatranus, french: Eurylaime corydon). (604k)
Yellow-bellied Prinia Prinia
Yellow-bellied Prinia (Prinia flaviventris). (624k)
Maroon-breasted Philentoma Philentoma
Maroon-breasted Philentoma (Philentoma velata). (541k)
Moustached Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx
Moustached Hawk-cuckoo (Hierococcyx vagans, french: Coucou à moustaches). (733k)
White-chested Babbler Trichastoma
White-chested Babbler (Trichastoma rostratum, french: Akalat à front noir). (718k)
Greater Green Leafbird
Greater Green Leafbird (Chloropsis sonnerati). (660k)
Little Spiderhunter Arachnothera
Little Spiderhunter (Arachnothera longirostra, german: Weißkehl-Spinnenjäger, french: Petit Arachnothère). (851k)
Male Crimson Sunbird
Male Crimson Sunbird (Aethopyga siparaja, german: Karmesinnektarvogel, french: Souimanga siparaja). (634k)
Male Scarlet Minivet
Male Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus, german: Scharlachmennigvogel). (740k)
Female Scarlet Minivet
Female Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus, german: Scharlachmennigvogel). (786k)
Blue-throated Bee-eater Merops
Blue-throated Bee-eater (Merops viridis, french: Guêpier à gorge bleue). (540k)
Common Iora Aegithina
Common Iora (Aegithina tiphia, german: Schwarzflügel-Iora, french: Petit Iora). (561k)
Whiskered Tree Swift
Whiskered Tree Swift (Hemiprocne comata, french: Hémiprocné coiffé). (443k)
Garnet Pitta Erythropitta
Garnet Pitta (Erythropitta granatina, german: Granatpitta, french: Brève grenadine). (560k)
Scarlet-rumped Trogon Harpactes
Scarlet-rumped Trogon (Harpactes duvaucelii, french: Trogon de Duvaucel). (446k)
Sunbird Unknown Species
Sunbird (unknown species). (477k)
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus
Collared Kingfisher (Todiramphus chloris, german: Halsbandliest, french: Martin-chasseur à collier blanc). (873k)
Black-backed Kingfisher Ceyx
Black-backed Kingfisher (Ceyx erithaca, german: Dschungelzwergfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur pourpré). (417k)
Stork-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis
Stork-billed Kingfisher (Pelargopsis capensis, german: Storchschnabelliest, french: Martin-chasseur gurial). (684k)
Blue-eared Kingfisher Alcedo
Blue-eared Kingfisher (Alcedo meninting, german: Menintingeisvogel, french: Martin-pêcheur méninting). (493k)
Slender-billed Crow Corvus
Slender-billed Crow (Corvus enca) picking a worm out of a tree hole. (578k)
Uniform Swiftlets Aerodramus
Uniform Swiftlets (Aerodramus vanikorensis, french: Salangane de Vanikoro) in an abandoned building. (438k)
Intermediate Egret Ardea
Intermediate Egret (Ardea intermedia, german: Mittelreiher, french: Héron intermédiaire). (919k)
Great Egrets Ardea
Great Egrets (Ardea alba, german: Silberreiher, french: Grande Aigrette). (501k)
Grey Heron Ardea
Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, german: Graureiher, french: Héron cendré) in flight. (470k)
Purple Heron Ardea
Purple Heron (Ardea purpurea, german: Purpurreiher, french: Héron pourpré). (637k)
Purple Heron Ardea
Purple Heron (Ardea purpurea, german: Purpurreiher, french: Héron pourpré) in flight. (694k)
Oriental Dartersnake Bird
Oriental Darter/Snake Bird (Anhinga melanogaster, german: Indischer Schlangenhalsvogel, french: Anhinga roux). (495k)
Oriental Darter Drying
Oriental Darter drying its wings. (983k)
White-crested Hornbill Berenicornis
White-crested Hornbill (Berenicornis comatus, german: Langschopf-Hornvogel, french: Calao coiffé). (717k)
Bushy-crested Hornbill Flightanorrhinus
Bushy-crested Hornbill in flight(Anorrhinus galeritus, french: Calao largup). (507k)
Wrinkled Hornbill Flightrhabdotorrhinus
Wrinkled Hornbill in flight(Rhabdotorrhinus corrugatus, german: Runzelhornvogel, french: Calao à casque rouge). (436k)
Male Black Hornbill
Male Black Hornbill (Anthracoceros malayanus, german: Malaien-Hornvogel, french: Calao charbonnier). (491k)
Male Black Hornbill
Male Black Hornbill (Anthracoceros malayanus, german: Malaien-Hornvogel, french: Calao charbonnier). This one has a white stripe over eye to nape. (707k)
Rhinoceros Hornbill Buceros
Rhinoceros Hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros, german: Rhinozerosvogel, french: Calao rhinocéros). (867k)
Rhinoceros Hornbill Flightbuceros
Rhinoceros Hornbill in flight(Buceros rhinoceros, german: Rhinozerosvogel, french: Calao rhinocéros). (486k)
Rhinoceros Hornbill Flightbuceros
Rhinoceros Hornbill in flight(Buceros rhinoceros, german: Rhinozerosvogel, french: Calao rhinocéros). (510k)
Rhinoceros Hornbill Flightbuceros
Rhinoceros Hornbill in flight(Buceros rhinoceros, german: Rhinozerosvogel, french: Calao rhinocéros). (746k)
Rhinoceros Hornbills Flight
Rhinoceros Hornbills in flight. Hornbills mate for life, so you usually see them in pairs. (399k)
Malabar Pied Hornbill
Malabar Pied Hornbill (Anthracoceros coronatus, german: Malabarhornvogel, french: Calao de Malabar). (720k)
Crested Fireback Pheasant
Crested Fireback Pheasant (Lophura ignita, german: Feuerrückenfasan, french: Faisan noble). (607k)
Barred Eagle Owl
Barred Eagle Owl (Bubo sumatranus, german: Malayen-Uhu, french: Grand-duc bruyant). (604k)
Brown Hawk Owl
Brown Hawk Owl (Ninox scutulata, german: Falkenkauz, french: Ninoxe hirsute). (696k)
Brown Wood Owl
Brown Wood Owl (Strix leptogrammica, german: Malaienkauz, french: Chouette leptogramme). (442k)
Buffy Fish Owl
Buffy Fish Owl (Ketupa ketupu, german: Sunda-Fischuhu, french: Kétoupa malais). (602k)
Blyth's Hawk Eagle
Blyth's Hawk Eagle (Nisaetus alboniger, french: Aigle de Blyth). (550k)
White-bellied Sea Eagle
White-bellied Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster, german: Weißbauchseeadler, french: Pygargue blagre). (1196k)
White-bellied Sea Eagle
White-bellied Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster, german: Weißbauchseeadler, french: Pygargue blagre). (892k)
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda
Jerdon's Baza (Aviceda jerdoni, french: Baza de Jerdon). (601k)
Crested Serpent Eagle
Crested Serpent Eagle (Spilornis cheela, german: Schlangenweihe, french: Serpentaire bacha). (577k)
Crested Serpent Eagle
Crested Serpent Eagle eating a rat. (576k)

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