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Blue-tailed Emerald

Chlorostilbon mellisugus

Habitat:

South America and southern Caribbean islands. A bird of forest edges, savanna, scrub, cultivation and similar semi-open woodland.

Notes:

This is most likely a female (could be a juvenile) nectaring on some Aloe blooms.


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1 Comment

Absolutely beautiful! Reminds me of back home.

Willemstad, Curaçao, Netherlands

Lat: 12.12, Long: -68.97

Spotted on Apr 11, 2017
Submitted on Apr 16, 2017

Spotted for mission

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