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Buff-tailed Coronet - back side, Jardin, Colombia We took a break in Jardin at an amazing hacienda where they had a glorious feeder setup. No break was had, I was totally obsessed in getting the most out of it. Antioquia,Boissonneaua flavescens,Buff-tailed coronet,Colombia,Colombia Choco & Pacific region,Fall,Geotagged,Jardin,Jardín,South America,World Click/tap to enlarge

Buff-tailed Coronet - back side, Jardin, Colombia

We took a break in Jardin at an amazing hacienda where they had a glorious feeder setup. No break was had, I was totally obsessed in getting the most out of it.

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  1. Looks like it has a tiny bald spot next to its eye? Posted one year ago

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The buff-tailed coronet is a species of hummingbird from the family Trochilidea. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Venezuela. Distinguishing characteristics are the short bill, glittering green coloration, and buffy color under the remiges and rectrices . Like other hummingbirds, the buff-tailed coronet is often found in mid-level forest to canopy searching for flowers with nectar and some insects. This bird is commonly found from 1500–2400 meters above sea level.

Similar species: Swifts And Hummingbirds
Species identified by fchristant
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Uploaded May 24, 2018. Captured Oct 30, 2017 07:57 in Riosucio - Jardin, Jardín, Antioquia, Colombia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/7.6
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 310mm