Sunbirds (Nectariniidae)

Purple-breasted Sunbird (Nectarinia purpureiventris) - HBW 13, p. 271

French: Souimanga à ventre pourpre German: Purpurbauch-Nektarvogel Spanish: Suimanga Pechipúrpura
Other common names: Rainbow Bird

Taxonomy: Cinnyris purpureiventris Reichenow, 1893, Migere, western Mpororo = south-western Uganda.
Possibly forms a superspecies with N. bocagii and N. tacazze. Monotypic.

Distribution: Albertine Rift mountains in E DRCongo, SW Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi.

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