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Dollarbird

(c) Photo by Forest Ang

Common Name : Dollarbird
Scientific Name : Eurystomus orientalis
Size : 30 cm
Found : Juru, B'worth

Usually perched on tree tops and high power tension wires. This dollarbird when on flight, the underwings white resembled the strokes of '$' symbol. It can be mistaken for a black bird with red bill. It is actually has a dark-bluish metallic body.

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