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Plum-throated Cotinga (male)
Plum-throated Cotinga (Cotinga maynana) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Canopy tower platform in the Napo River floodplain. Tree canopy, on a platform that was 36 m 118 ft) above the ground in a Kapok tree (Ceiba pentandra: Malvaceae). The top of the tree was actually another 12-15 m (39-49 ft) above the platform. Napo Wildlife Center, Yasuni National Park, Orellna Province, Ecuador. Napo River floodplain, Ecuadorian amazonian rainforest at ca. 200 m (656 ft) elevation.
Habitat
Canopy, Napo River floodplain, Ecuadorian amazonian rainforest at ca. 200 m (656 ft) elevation.
Location
Napo Wildlife Center, Yasuni National Park, Orellna Province, Ecuador.
Date taken
January 2016
Scientific name
Cotinga maynana
Equipment used
Canon
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Opus Editor
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OMG!!! How beautiful he is Stanley!!! It's a few years since we last saw a picture of this guy come in, which is very sad.

A super setting to find him in too my friend.

Many thanks for finding him and sharing the picture with us.
 
WOW look at those colors, what an exotic beauty. Another stunning find & capture of him; Stanley!! tfs.
 
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Only the 4th image of this species to be uploaded in the Gallery's History and what a beautiful image this is Stanley. This is one awesome capture guy.
 
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A beauty of a shot, bird and setting Stanley, lovely job and many tfs and a fine set today.
 

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Central & South America & Mexico
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