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What is this small hovering bird with a yellow throat, breast, and belly, and a brown back and head, found in the Philippines?

Looks like it is a female or possibly juvenile olive-backed sunbird (Cinnyris jugularis, now known as the Garden Sunbird as of late 2023), based on pictures on the web. I ID'd it by searching "...
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What is this small hovering bird with a yellow throat, breast, and belly, and a brown back and head, found in the Philippines?

Since no one has confirmed an ID, I will confirm a species This bird is definitely of the genus Cinnyris. And from there we can determine the correct species. This bird is not an olive-backed sunbird, ...
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