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Mellisuga helenae_Ernesto Reyes.jpg
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Mellisuga helenae_Ernesto Reyes.jpg (Mellisuga helenae)

Cosidered as the Smallest Hummingbird in world, males have blue back color with an iridescent red head color during the breeding season.
Habitat
Forest
Location
Zapata Swamp
Date taken
January 6 2021
Scientific name
Mellisuga helenae
Equipment used
Canon 5D SR
Thank you Donald Talbott. That gems are in Zapata Swamp, in Cuba. Really is a bonus to have the opportunity to get those pictures. Now this specie is just my gardens!! I am really so lucky!!! Hopefully we will start to guide our Birds and Nature photography tours very soon and get many pictures of those beautiful birds!!
 

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Mellisuga helenae_Ernesto Reyes.jpg
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Date taken
Wed, 06 January 2021 5:12 PM
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