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Spot-throated Hummingbird
Spot-throated Hummingbird (Leucippus taczanowskii) Sexes similar. Foraging on a Fuschia. Carhuaz, Ancash, Per. Garden in an urban setting at 2,650 m (8,694 ft) elevation situated in the long valley called Callejn de Huaylas. The valley is in the Quechua region which is temperate. The slopes are dry scrub and cacti.
Garden in an urban setting at 2,650 m (8,694 ft) elevation.
Foraging on a Fuschia. Carhuaz, Ancash, Per.
Date taken
August 2017
Scientific name
Leucippus taczanowskii
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Opus Editor
Pure stunner, Stanley ... a mind-blowing shot ... great work ... tfs ...
Another top quality image Stanley. Normally you'd expect to see the eye in a bird photo, but that doesn't apply here! Excellent detail and exposure, and the Fuschia is a gorgeous splash of colour.
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Opus Editor
A wonderful flight action image this Stanley, and quite a rare visitor for the Gallery too.

I'll upload this one to The Opus shortly - many thanks for sharing him my friend.
wow ... Breath taking closeup , wonderful and exceptional indeed , congratulations on taking this awesome catch Stanley , many TFS MF ;)


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