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Male purple honeycreeper  Cyanerpes caeruleus,Fall,Geotagged,Purple honeycreeper,Trinidad and Tobago,asa wright,black,blue,yellow Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Stunning! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks Claire. Posted 5 years ago
  2. Extremely beautiful bird, and great photography. Well done. Love it. Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks Posted 5 years ago

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The purple honeycreeper is a small bird in the tanager family. It is found in the tropical New World from Colombia and Venezuela south to Brazil, and on Trinidad. A few, possibly introduced birds have been recorded on Tobago. The species is a bird of northern South America, and besides the Amazon Basin and the Guianas, a coastal range occurs west of the Andes, including parts of southern Panama. In the south, its range extends to the extreme western Pantanal. Though it is most frequently seen in.. more

Similar species: Passerines
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Uploaded Jan 29, 2015. Captured Dec 1, 2014 12:06 in Blanchisseuse Road, Trinidad and Tobago.
  • PENTAX K-50
  • f/8.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO1600
  • 300mm