Dusky Sunbird


Dusky Sunbird
Dusky Sunbird
Non-breeding male in Northern Cape, South Africa
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Nectariniidae
Genus: Nectarinia
Species: N. fusca
Binomial name
Nectarinia fusca
(Vieillot, 1819)

The Dusky Sunbird (Nectarinia fusca) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. This relatively dull sunbird is found in arid savanna, thickets and shrubland (e.g. Karoo) in Angola, Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa.

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