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Chestnut-headed Oropendola
Chestnut-headed Oropendola (Psarocolius wagleri subsp. ridgwayi) Canopy Lodge, El Valle de Antn, Cocl Province, Panam. Tropical rainforest/cloud forest becoming a more broadleaf evergreen forest with fewer deciduous trees at ca. 596 m (1,955 ft) elevation adjacent to Ro Guayabo.
Habitat
Tropical rainforest/cloud forest becoming a more broadleaf evergreen forest with fewer deciduous trees at ca. 596 m (1,955 ft) elevation adjacent to Ro Guayabo.
Location
Canopy Lodge, El Valle de Antn, Cocl Province, Panam.
Date taken
December 2017
Scientific name
Psarocolius wagleri
Equipment used
Canon
Amazing bird - does look like the test pilot for a few species - "hey, let's try this!", said the Architect of the Universe.
 
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Mmmmm..... what a beautiful and unusual looking bird that is Stanley.

You've taken a super picture of him too - very well done my friend.

I think this is a clearer picture than the current subspecies image - so I'll change it for your one shortly. Many thanks laddie.
 
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What a spectacular looking bird and not a frequent visitor to the Gallery.

So beautifully captured Stanley!
 
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A superb detailed close up and setting Stanley, many tfs and a fine set today.
 

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Central & South America & Mexico
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