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Antillean Crested Hummingbird

Orthorhyncus cristatus


An Antillean Crested Hummingbird with crest up.


Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, semi-arid forests and heavily degraded former forest. It is found in Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, north-east Puerto Rico, Saba, Saint-Barthélemy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sint Eustatius, the British Virgin Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Lesser Antilles

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Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 5 years ago


geneheart2 5 years ago

It looks cute

Beautiful capture Stefania,congrats and thanks for sharing

JoshuaGSmith 5 years ago

Very cool! It has a pretty short bill.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 5 years ago

Birds-on-barbed-wire is one of my favorite memes; this bird is so small it makes the barbs look giant!

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

A beauty!

Stefania Romoff
Spotted by
Stefania Romoff

Antigua and Barbuda

Spotted on Mar 20, 2013
Submitted on Jan 17, 2015

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