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Buffy Helmetcrest seen near the entrance Brisas at NNP Los Nevados Buffy helmetcrest,Colombia,Geotagged,Oxypogon stuebelii,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Buffy Helmetcrest

seen near the entrance Brisas at NNP Los Nevados

    comments (9)

  1. That's awesome! Posted one year ago
  2. Fantastic! How did you manage to get so close? Posted one year ago
  3. Thank You :) old rules: be there, be prepared, wait, wait, wait, know where the target will land, try, try, try
    and carry a long lense ...
    Posted one year ago
    1. Fabulous, I love it and you're dead right about the old rules!!! Thanks! Posted one year ago
  4. Ooooooooooooh! I'm so jealous!
    Well done!
    Posted one year ago
  5. Very hip looking hummingbird. Great photo. Posted one year ago
    1. Ernst, you said it perfectly! Posted one year ago, modified one year ago
  6. A super image of this unique looking hummer. Posted one year ago
  7. A real stunner.
    Posted one year ago

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The buffy helmetcrest is a species of hummingbird found only the paramo of the Central Andes of Colombia. In July 2014, this species has listed as Vulnerable by the IUCN Red List.

Similar species: Swifts And Hummingbirds
Species identified by DR_M_Z
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Uploaded Apr 28, 2020. Captured Feb 18, 2020 08:24 in VillamarĂ­a, Caldas, Colombia.
  • NIKON D500
  • f/9.0
  • 1/640s
  • ISO3200
  • 390mm