Orange-breasted Sunbird

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Orange-breasted Sunbird
Orange-breasted Sunbird
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Nectariniidae
Genus: Anthobaphes
Cabanis, 1850
Species: A. violacea
Binomial name
Anthobaphes violacea
(Linnaeus, 1766)

The Orange-breasted Sunbird (Anthobaphes violacea), is the only member of the bird genus Anthobaphes. However, it is sometimes put in the genus Nectarinia. This sunbird is endemic to southwestern South Africa. It is also found in parks and gardens.[source?]