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Chestnut-breasted coronet - immature

Boissonneaua matthewsii

Habitat:

Guango lodge, in the cloud forest

1 Species ID Suggestions

Chestnut-breasted coronet (immature)
Boissonneaua matthewsii Chestnut-breasted coronet (immature)


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5 Comments

Desmond.E.S.O
Desmond.E.S.O 6 years ago

I did some research and found out that Chestnut-breasted coronet have short bills, and it is an immature.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

But the long tail makes me think he was simply short billed. Can't find anything like him!

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 6 years ago

The short bill almost makes me think that he was immature. Anyway, good birding!

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

And yet he doesn't look like them. I even looked at the lodge's ID board. We were only there for a short break, so I'm not sure what this one is.

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 6 years ago

Only ones that seem similar are the violetears. This bird's bill is short

KarenSaxton
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KarenSaxton

Cuyuja, Provincia de Napo, Ecuador

Spotted on Dec 20, 2014
Submitted on Jan 5, 2015

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