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Magnificent Hummingbird (Male) The male has a very brightly-colored forehead and throat. Area of feeders by Paraiso Quetzal lodge. April, 2014.      Costa Rica,Eugenes fulgens,Geotagged,Magnificent hummingbird,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Magnificent Hummingbird (Male)

The male has a very brightly-colored forehead and throat. Area of feeders by Paraiso Quetzal lodge. April, 2014.

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The magnificent hummingbird is a large hummingbird. It is the only member of the genus ''Eugenes'', although the northern, nominate subspecies ''E. f. fulgens'' has on occasion been separated from the larger, southern race of Costa Rica and Panama, ''E. f. spectabilis'', as Rivoli's hummingbird.

Similar species: Swifts And Hummingbirds
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Nov 29, 2015. Captured Apr 22, 2014 16:09 in Calle San Gerardo, San Gerardo de Dota, Costa Rica.
  • SP-820UZ
  • f/5.3
  • 10/800s
  • ISO200
  • 50.6mm