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Beautiful blood-red bird. Quite small, it loved perching on the hibiscus bush.
Brazilian atlantic forest
Apparently the locals capture these birds and sell them for a large ammount. Word on the street was that they can go for almost $1000. Thankfully the owners of this property are quick to chase poachers off the land.
Spotted on Jan 1, 2010
Submitted on Oct 1, 2012