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  1. I wonder if it eats bugs and was waiting for some insects to fly into that spider's web. Posted 5 months ago
    1. Well spotted, does look like a setup. The bird was kind of restless from what I remember. Posted 5 months ago
      1. Impatient waiting for juicy flies, no doubt. Posted 5 months ago

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The tawny-crested tanager is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is found in Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Jan 14, 2022. Captured Nov 8, 2021 08:43 in 4VV5+XF Pedro Vicente Maldonado, Ecuador.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/5.6
  • 1/250s
  • ISO1400
  • 400mm