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Puerto Rican Tody

Todus mexicanus

Description:

This tody is endemic to Puerto Rico island. Despite is scientific name.I It is commonly known as "San Pedrito." Is my favorite bird, hard to photograph. It can be seen throughout on the island preferably in forests. Eats insects.



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30 Comments (1–25)

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 3 years ago

Superb spotting, Beautiful,

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 3 years ago

Buena seria. Bien merecida tu SOTD! Felicitaciones!

duttagupta35504
duttagupta35504 3 years ago

How did you spot this one?

Hermoso

Increíble!

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 3 years ago

¡Esta bien bonito!, felicidades n__n

Karla Morales
Karla Morales 3 years ago

I am very happy for all your comments, thank you!!!!

Sckel
Sckel 3 years ago

Congratulations! A small bird so sweet

I knew the moment I saw it that it deserved an SOTD! Congratulations!

JillBlack
JillBlack 3 years ago

Congratulations Karla so cute

surekha
surekha 3 years ago

Congratulations, Karla!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 3 years ago

Very cute... :)

MariaDinaMackey
MariaDinaMackey 3 years ago

Nice encuentro con este lindo pajarito, solo falta a christmas tree to be decorated with it. Gracias por compartirlo Karla.

Congratulations !

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 3 years ago

Love little "San Pedrito" - what a sweet bird. I can imagine he'd be difficult to photograph. Thanks for sharing this, Karla.

jovaz
jovaz 3 years ago

Que fotos espectaculares! Felicidades Karla!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 3 years ago

Superb little bird. Fantastic shots. Congratulations and thanks for sharing this one.

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 3 years ago

Congratulations Karla on your first SOTD!

Yasser
Yasser 3 years ago

Karla, congratulations on earning your very first Spotting of the Day on Project Noah! Each day, we select a great wildlife encounter to share with our community and today we just had to feature this lovely bird. Thanks for your wonderful submissions and we look forward to seeing many more from you!

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Eis4Xtreme
Eis4Xtreme 3 years ago

Reminds me of Flit from the movie Pocahontas.

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 3 years ago

Lovely!

dotun55
dotun55 3 years ago

Very nice photo (1st) of an angry bird :)

Adorable !

Karla Morales
Karla Morales 3 years ago

Thank you all! I remember years ago, visited several forests in search of it, I never saw one. I moved to a new house and come to see it in my own backyard. :)

Wild Things
Wild Things 3 years ago

Beautiful!

Barrio Pueblo, Puerto Rico, USA

Lat: 18.23, Long: -65.92

Spotted on Mar 12, 2013
Submitted on Aug 21, 2013

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