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Copper-rumped Hummingbird  Amazilia tobaci,Copper-rumped hummingbird,Geotagged,Trinidad and Tobago,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Wow, well captured!! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks Claire Posted 5 years ago
  2. Incredible finding and timing, haylo! Posted 5 years ago
  3. Sublime !!! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks Posted 5 years ago
  4. Hi all,
    This photo was selected as a finalist in the coinaphoto.com Animal Kingdom photo contest.

    Posted 5 years ago, modified 5 years ago
  5. Amazing flight shot! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks Wendy Posted 5 years ago

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The copper-rumped hummingbird sometimes placed in the genus ''Saucerottia'', is a small bird that breeds in Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago, and has occurred as a vagrant on Grenada. It is a seasonal migrant in parts of Venezuela.

This hummingbird inhabits open country, gardens and cultivation. The female copper-rumped hummingbird lays its eggs in a tiny cup nest on a low branch, or sometimes wires or clotheslines. Incubation takes 16–17 days, and fledging another 19-23, and there may.. more

Similar species: Swifts And Hummingbirds
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Uploaded Feb 10, 2015. Captured Dec 23, 2014 16:04 in Pigeon Point Road, Trinidad and Tobago.
  • PENTAX K-50
  • f/8.0
  • 1/2000s
  • ISO800
  • 300mm