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  1. Chachapoyas Antpitta

    Chachapoyas Antpitta

    One of the multiple new endemics that Peru gained after the split of the Rufous Antpitta complex, this one is found in very humid forest in the Andes of northern and central Peru. Photographed here in Amazonas region, whose capital is, you guessed it... Chachapoyas!
  2. Amazonian Black-Tyrant

    Amazonian Black-Tyrant

    A beautiful, uncommon bird found near water in Amazonia, I spotted this one from our peque-peque just as we were dropping off a local teacher we had given a ride to!
  3. Ash-breasted Antbird

    Ash-breasted Antbird

    A lovely specialist of Amazonian river islands, quite similar to the much more widespread Black-faced Antbird. We had the good luck of finding an entire family right by a path!
  4. Green-tailed Goldenthroat

    Green-tailed Goldenthroat

  5. Citrine warbler

    Citrine warbler

    These birds move fast, and I was able to photograph one of the at least 10 birds moving around...
  6. Little Inca-finch

    Little Inca-finch

    Another of the 5 Inca-finches of Peru. This one was particularly difficult to find.
  7. Line-cheeked Spinetail

    Line-cheeked Spinetail

    A common Spinetatil of the mountains of northern Peru
  8. Hepatic Tanager

    Hepatic Tanager

    A colorful male coming to the banana feeders
  9. Green-and-black Fruiteater

    Green-and-black Fruiteater

    A common inhabitant of the high elevation Andean forests
  10. Great Thrush

    Great Thrush

    Adult male, note the yellow eyering
  11. Strecker's Swallowtail

    Strecker's Swallowtail

    Streckers Swallowtail (Battus polydamus subsp. streckerianus) Wingspan 9.0-12.0 cm (3.5-4.7 in). Chamaya, Amazonas, Per. Disturbed Maran Valley, east of Ro Maran. Xerophytic scrub at 561 m (1,841 ft) elevation.
  12. Metallic-green Tanager

    Metallic-green Tanager

    Metallic-green Tanager (Tangara labradorides subsp. chaupensis) Sexes similar. It looks blue to me (lol). Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes. January 2017
  13. Emerald-bellied Puffleg

    Emerald-bellied Puffleg

    Emerald-bellied Puffleg (Eriocnemis aline subsp. dybowskii) Sexes similar. Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  14. Common Bush Tanager

    Common Bush Tanager

    Common Bush Tanager (Chlorspingus flavopectus subsp. hiaticolus) Amazonas, Reserva Abra Patricia, Owlet Lodge, Peru. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  15. Sierran Elaenia

    Sierran Elaenia

    Sierran Elaenia (Elaenia pallatangae subsp. intensa) Sexes similar. Huembo Center, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,092 m (6,864 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  16. Streaked Tuftedcheek

    Streaked Tuftedcheek

    Streaked Tuftedcheek (Pseudocolaptes boissonneautii subsp. medianus) Sexes similar. Yambrasbamba, Amazonas, Per. Disturbed roadside, tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  17. White-winged Black Tyrant (male)

    White-winged Black Tyrant (male)

    White-winged Black Tyrant (Knipolegus aterrimus subsp. anthracinus) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Huembo Center, Amazonas, Per. Taken from long distance across a ravine. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,092 m (6,864 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  18. Collared Inca (male)

    Collared Inca (male)

    Collared Inca (Coeligena torquata subsp. margaretae) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  19. Long-tailed Sylph (female)

    Long-tailed Sylph (female)

    Long-tailed Sylph (Aglaiocercus kingii subsp. mocoa) Female, species sexually dimorphic. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  20. Long-tailed Sylph (male)

    Long-tailed Sylph (male)

    Long-tailed Sylph (Aglaiocercus kingii subsp. mocoa) Male, species sexually dimorphic. The plant belongs to the family Ericaceae and the hummingbird's competitor is an European Honeybee. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m...
  21. Exquisite Emerald Moth

    Exquisite Emerald Moth

    Exquisite Emerald Moth (Dyspteris tenuivitta: Geometridae). Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes. Night lights on a wall of a building.
  22. Fawn-breasted Brilliant (female)

    Fawn-breasted Brilliant (female)

    Fawn-breasted Brilliant (Heliodoxa rubinoides subsp. cervinigularis) Female, species sexually dimorphic. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  23. Speckled Hummingbird

    Speckled Hummingbird

    Speckled Hummingbird (Adelomyia melanogenys subsp. melanogenys) Sexes similar. Nectaring an Ericaceous shrub. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  24. Chestnut-breasted Coronet

    Chestnut-breasted Coronet

    Chestnut-breasted Coronet (Boissonneaua matthewsii) Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  25. Buff-fronted Foliage Gleaner

    Buff-fronted Foliage Gleaner

    Buff-throated Foliage Gleaner (Automolus ochrolaemus) Sexes similar. Along the Belande Terry Highway, east of Abra Patricia Reserve, Amazonas, Per. Secondary tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,012 m (6,600 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
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