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Bananaquit (Coereba flaveola ssp. luteola) A Bananaquit on a branch, singing. This photo was taken on a cloudy day in our dry season here in Trinidad and Tobago, a season where there is now regular rainfall...a true anecdotal lesson on climate change.<br />
Below is a post in which this bird had an important part to play:<br />
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Bananaquit (Coereba flaveola ssp. luteola)

A Bananaquit on a branch, singing. This photo was taken on a cloudy day in our dry season here in Trinidad and Tobago, a season where there is now regular rainfall...a true anecdotal lesson on climate change.
Below is a post in which this bird had an important part to play:
https://www.jungledragon.com/forum/27/wildlife_stories/899/the_triumph_of_the_bananaquit.html

    comments (4)

  1. Yes, the weather is getting weirder every year :( Posted one month ago
    1. It's such an unfortunate phenomenon for the natural world. Posted one month ago
  2. Great action shot Wesley Posted one month ago
    1. Thanks Niel, I really appreciate the comment! Posted one month ago

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The bananaquit is a species of passerine bird of uncertain relation. This small, active nectarivore is found in warmer parts of the Americas, and is generally common.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Wesley Goorachan
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By Wesley Goorachan

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Uploaded May 6, 2021. Captured Jan 25, 2021 15:18.
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6
  • f/6.3
  • 1/790s
  • ISO1000
  • 600mm