(651) 11 cm; 11 g
Very short-tailed. Longer bill, whitish face and dark line through
eyes easily separate it from Red-faced Crombec.
resident, sedentary and usually in pairs or family groups.
woodland with well-developed shrub and bush growth.
insects; also seeds, fruit and aloe nectar.
Hanging purse nest usually suspended from branch of bush or low
tree, 1-2 m above ground. Parasitised by Klaas's Cuckoo.
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