Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus)

Female Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus) near Munnar, Kerala, India. February 2015. Not baited. Not called in.

Female Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus) near Munnar, Kerala, India. February 2015. Not baited. Not called in.

Male Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus) in Kerala, India. February 2015. Not baited. Not called in.

Male Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus) in Kerala, India. February 2015. Not baited. Not called in.

 The male and the female Scarlet Minivet (Pericrocotus flammeus) look pretty different. It is easy to distinguish them : the male has a scarlet orange red plumage, the female has a yellow plumage. 

Love Nature.
Jonathan