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Hermit I believe this is a cinnamon throated hermit but not 100% sure. Seen in the back garden of a friendly argentinian lady who has a love for birds. Saw several different types of humming birds here all close up. Argentina,Cinnamon-throated Hermit,Geotagged,Phaethornis nattereri,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Hermit

I believe this is a cinnamon throated hermit but not 100% sure. Seen in the back garden of a friendly argentinian lady who has a love for birds. Saw several different types of humming birds here all close up.

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The Cinnamon-throated Hermit is a species in the hummingbird family, Trochilidae. It is found in a broad dry to semi-humid belt along the southern edge of the Amazon Rainforest from far north-eastern Bolivia north-east to Maranhão in Brazil. Its natural habitat is tropical dry to semi-humid forest, Cerrado and woodland. With its wide range, it is considered a Species of Least Concern by the IUCN.

There is quite some confusion about the taxonomic status of birds called Maranhao Hermit... more

Similar species: Swifts And Hummingbirds
Species identified by stephen whittaker
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By stephen whittaker

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Uploaded Apr 12, 2013. Captured Aug 18, 2008 22:16 in Acceso A Cataratas, Misiónes, Argentina.
  • NIKON D70
  • f/5.3
  • 10/300s
  • 260mm