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Sunrise Birding LLC - Birding and Wildlife ToursBORNEO - Sabah
August 21 - 31, 2019

Trip Report & Species List (pdf 8.5 mb)>


NEXT TOUR: August 29 - September 11, 2021
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Highlights and top sightings:    

• Bornean Bristlehead
• Bornean Banded Pitta
• Black-crowned Pitta
• Blue-headed Pitta
• Hooded Pitta

• Whitehead’s Broadbill
• Black-and-red Broadbill
• Green Broadbill
• Black-and-yellow Broadbill

• Great Argus
• Crimson-headed Partridge
• Chestnut-necklaced Partridge
• Crested Partridge

• Whitehead’s Trogon
• Diard’s Trogon

• Blyth’s Frogmouth
• Bornean Wren-Babbler
• Great Slaty Woodpecker
• Orange-backed Woodpecker
• Rufous-collared Kingfisher
• Stork-billed Kingfisher
• Whiskered Treeswift
• White-fronted Falconet
• Whitehead’s Spiderhunter
• Nankeen Night-Heron

• ALL EIGHT species of Hornbill including: Rhinocerous, Helmeted, White-crowned & Bushy-crested

• Large Frogmouth
• Red-bearded Bee-eater
• Bornean Green Magpie
• Barred Eagle Owl
• Buffy Fish Owl
• Bat Hawk
• Striped Wren-Babbler
• Crimson Sunbird

PLUS!
• Orangutan
• Emmon’s Tree Rat
• Thomas’s Giant Flying Squirrel
• Silver Leaf Langur
• Whitehead’s Pygmy Squirrel
• Bornean Gibbon
• Proboscis Monkey
• Red Giant Flying Squirrel
• Leopard Cat
• Colugo
• Rafflesia
• The Wall of Moths
• Gina’s Birthday Cake!


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Orangutan. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Orangutan. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Bornean Bristlehead. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Bornean Bristlehead. Photo © Gina Nichol.




Orangutan by Gina Nichol.

Orangutan by Gina Nichol


Crimson Sunbird by Gina Nichol.

Black-and-yellow Broadbill. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Black-and-yellow Broadbill. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Monkey Crossing. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Monkey Crossing. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Scarlet-rumped Trogon. Photo by Gina Nichol Scarlet-rumped Trogon. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Blue-eared Kingfisher. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Blue-eared Kingfisher. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Birding by boat. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Birding by boat. Photo © Gina Nichol.

The mysterious Colugo. Photo © Gina Nichol.
The mysterious Colugo. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Birding the trails of Sepilok. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Birding the trails of Sepilok. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Long-tailed Macaque (or an Ewok!). Photo © Gina Nichol.
Long-tailed Macaque (or an Ewok!). Photo © Gina Nichol.

Indigo Flycatcher. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Indigo Flycatcher. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Lantern Bug. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Lantern Bug. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Large Frogmouth. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Large Frogmouth. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Gorgeous Moth. ID help welcome! Photo © Gina Nichol.
Gorgeous Moth (Amerila astreus).  Photo © Gina Nichol.

Emerald Moths. ID help welcome! Photo © Gina Nichol.
Moths. Left, Green Geometrid Moth (Ornithospila submonstrans).  Right, ID help welcome! Photo © Gina Nichol.

Orangutan (wild, in forest at Sepilok)! Photo © Gina Nichol
Orangutan (wild, in forest at Sepilok)! Photo © Gina Nichol

Baby Orangutan. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Baby Orangutan. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Proboscis Monkey. Photo © Gina Nichol
Proboscis Monkey. Photo © Gina Nichol

Proboscis Monkey. Photo © Gina Nichol
Proboscis Monkey. Photo © Gina Nichol

The parasitic Rafflesia keithii, one of the worlds largest flowers. Photo © Gina Nichol
The parasitic Rafflesia keithii, one of the worlds largest flowers. Photo © Gina Nichol

Red Langur. Photo © Gina Nichol
Red Langur. Photo © Gina Nichol

Rhinocerous Hornbill. Photo © Gina Nichol
Rhinocerous Hornbill.
Photo © Gina Nichol

Rufous-collared Kingfisher. Photo © Gina Nichol
Rufous-collared Kingfisher. Photo © Gina Nichol

Storm Stork. Photo by Gina Nichol.
Storm Stork. Photo by Gina Nichol.

White-crowned Hornbill. Photo by Gina Nichol
White-crowned Hornbill. Photo by Gina Nichol.

Fantastic group & team!
Fantastic group & team!

A Green Vine Snake tries to claim Steve's gear at lunch time. Photo by Gina Nichol.
A Green Vine Snake tries to claim Steve's gear at lunch time. Photo by Gina Nichol.

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