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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
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What a standout this one is, especially against that lovely bg. Top shot Stanley.
 
Three Superb shots Stanley, lucky you, to be able to visit these places mate, Tfs
 
Great composition and very fine colours.

Thank you for sharing,
Cristian
 
Hi Stanley what a cracking little guy this is, what a vivid red , won't miss this one in the bushes, well done.
 
WOW! One of these was spotted near San Diego when I was there last Fall, but not by me. How could I have missed it???
 

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Central & South America & Mexico
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Stanley Jones
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