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A large Ficus drupacea located in the commercial centre of Kota Kinabalu at the base of Signal Hill directly in front of the HSBC bank building. This F. drupacea fig tree fruits several times a year for a two week period attracting all the local wildlife.
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Including this Plantain Squirrel.
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Flocks of Glossy Starlings
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Pink-necked Green Pigeons
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and Green Imperial Pigeons
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However of all the bird visitors only the Green Imperial pigeon has a gape large enough to swallow Ficus drupacea  figs whole. So the Imperial Green Pigeons arrive first and eat the figs immediately they ripen whilst the smaller birds  can only feed on the over-ripe figs when they soften up a couple of days later.