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  1. Flame-faced Tanager (juvenile)

    Flame-faced Tanager (juvenile)

    Flame-faced Tanager (Tangara parzudakii subsp. parzudakii) Juvenile. Sexes similar. Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Peru. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  2. Andean Silverspot

    Andean Silverspot

    Andean Silverspot (Dione glycera: Nymphalidae) A smallish butterfly with a wingspan of 3.0-3.2 cm (1.2-1.3 in). Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Per. Nectaring an Ericaceae shrub that is very common around the lodge. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft)...
  3. Black-throated Tody Tyrant

    Black-throated Tody Tyrant

    Black-throated Tody Tyrant (Hemitriccus granadensis subsp. pyrrhops) Sexes similar. Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Reserva Abra Patricia, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  4. Ashy-throated Bush Tanager

    Ashy-throated Bush Tanager

    Ashy-throated Bush Tanager (Chlorospingus canigularis subsp. signatus) Alternate name Ashy-throated Chlorospingus. 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.
  5. Speckle-chested Piculet (male)

    Speckle-chested Piculet (male)

    Speckle-chested Piculet (Picumnus steindachneri) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Huembo, Amazonas, Per. Disturbed tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,092 m (6,864 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  6. Emerald Bellied Puffleg

    Emerald Bellied Puffleg

    Emerald-bellied Puffleg (Eriocnemis alinae 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.
  7. White-bellied Hummingbird

    White-bellied Hummingbird

    White-bellied Hummingbird (Amazilia chionogaster subsp. chionogaster) Sexes similar. This pollination cheater is nectaring Chinese Lantern (Abutilon X: Malvaceae). Pomacoches, Amazonas, Per. Urban setting with highly disturbed patches of tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) and a lot of...
  8. Great Thrush (juvenile)

    Great Thrush (juvenile)

    Great Thrush (Turdus fuscater subsp. gigantodes) Juvenile. 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.
  9. Orcus Checkered Skipper

    Orcus Checkered Skipper

    Orcus Checkered Skipper (Pyrgus orcus: Hesperiidae) Wingspan ca. 3.0 cm (1.2 in). 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.
  10. Great Thrush

    Great Thrush

    Great Thrush (Turdus fuscater subsp. gigantodes) Male, females lack the eye ring. 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.
  11. Orange-eared Tanager (male)

    Orange-eared Tanager (male)

    Orange-eared Tanager (Chlorochrysa capilliparaea subsp. bourcieri) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Yambrasbamba, Amazonas, Per. Disturbed roadside, tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  12. Gold Spot Skipper

    Gold Spot Skipper

    Gold Spot Skipper (Dalla cypselus: Hesperiidae) Wingspan 2.5-4.0 cm (1.0-1.6 in). 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.
  13. Pale-edged Flycatcher

    Pale-edged Flycatcher

    Pale-edged Flycatcher (Myiarchus cephalotes subsp. cephalotes) Sexes similar. 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.
  14. View from Huembo Center

    View from Huembo Center

    Huembo Center, Amazonas, Per. Looking down into the Utcubamba River Valley below. A drier forest than in the mid montane forest found in the eroded canyons at Huembo. Transition forest in the foreground on the left.
  15. Titan Sphinx

    Titan Sphinx

    Titan Sphinx (Aellopos titan: Sphingidae) Nectaring Lantana. I have photographed this same species at my house in Bryan, Texas, USA on Lantana camara. In a straight line its 4,513 km (2,804 mi) from my house to where I took this picture. Huembo Center, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane...
  16. Marvelous Spatuletail (male)

    Marvelous Spatuletail (male)

    Marvelous Spatuletail (Loddigesia mirabilis) Huembo Center, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,092 m (6,864 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  17. Salvin's Empress

    Salvin's Empress

    Salvins Empress (Cybdelis boliviana: Nymphalidae) Huembo Center, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,092 m (6,864 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  18. Bar-winged Wood Wren

    Bar-winged Wood Wren

    Bar-winged Wood Wren (Henicorhina leucoptera) 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.
  19. Black-veined Yellow Moth

    Black-veined Yellow Moth

    Black-veined Yellow Moth (Pachydota nervosa: Erebidae) Wingspan 6.3-9.0 cm (2.5-3.5 in). Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Building wall with lights. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  20. Variable Antshrike (male)

    Variable Antshrike (male)

    Variable Antshrike (Thamnophilus caerulescens subsp. melanochrous) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Taken on their canopy tower. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  21. Variable Antshrike (female)

    Variable Antshrike (female)

    Variable Antshrike (Thamnophilus caerulescens subsp. melanochrous) Female, species sexually dimorphic. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Taken on their canopy tower. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  22. Spectacled Redstart

    Spectacled Redstart

    Spectacled Redstart (Myioborus melanocephalus subsp. melanocephalus) also known as Spectacled Whitestart. The debris in the air are scales from the moths wings. Amazonas, Abra Patricia Reserve, Owlet Lodge, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,310 m (7,579 ft) elevation...
  23. Bellona Metalmark

    Bellona Metalmark

    Bellona Metalmark (Necyria bellona: Riodinidae) Wingspan 3.0-4.0 cm (1.2-1.6 in). Roadside, along the Belande Terry Highway between Reserva Fundo Alto Nieva and the Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  24. Gray-mantled Wren

    Gray-mantled Wren

    Gray-mantled Wren (Odontorchilus branickii subsp. branickii) Roadside, along the Belande Terry Highway between Reserva Fundo Alto Nieva and the Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) elevation, eastern-slope of the Andes.
  25. East Andean Antbird

    East Andean Antbird

    East Andean Antbird also known as the Long-tailed Antbird (Drymophila caudata subsp. caudata) Roadside, along the Belande Terry Highway between Reserva Fundo Alto Nieva and the Owlet Lodge, Amazonas, Per. Tropical humid montane forest (cloud forest) at 2,100 m (6,890 ft) elevation, eastern-slope...
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