One of Costa Rica's endemic bird species, the Coppery-Headed Emerald is a small hummingbird found at middle elevations. The male has a distinctive copper crown and rump. Because it has a short bill, it feeds mainly at smaller flowers, at all forest levels.
Cloud forest, near human habitation
Lat: 10.30, Long: -84.80
Spotted on Mar 27, 2012
Submitted on Jul 25, 2012