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Vermilion Flycatcher (male)
Vermilion flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus subsp. piurae) Male, sexes strongly dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert canyon northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert canyon above Rio Maraon at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
Habitat
Disturbed desert canyon above Rio Maraon at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
Location
Near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru.
Date taken
November 2013
Scientific name
Pyrocephalus rubinus
Equipment used
Canon
Three super uploads Stanley, the owl is great but I have to give my vote to this one. Great composition and the bright red just pops (I think that's what you say over there) against the grey background!
 
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A super image of this little beauty in a lovely background Stanley, many tfs.
 
A very beautiful colorful bird outstanding against the gray background. Wonderful image Stanley.
 

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Central & South America & Mexico
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Stanley Jones
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