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Sword-billed Hummingbird

Ensifera ensifera

Description:

This Little Bird, has a very Long Bill, mostly green with darker head, very shy and fast.

Habitat:

seen in the slopes of Pasochoa Volcano at about 3.300 meters over sea level

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3 Comments

mcaul6515
mcaul6515 8 years ago

Wow! Great shot.

Juan Carlos Rios
Juan Carlos Rios 8 years ago

what is really funny, is to see them perched, they must balance their heads up, other wise they would fall down.

Every time I see one of this beautiful hummingbirds, I think...how do they fly with that long, long bill in front of their face !!?? : o

Juan Carlos Rios
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Juan Carlos Rios

Pichincha, Ecuador

Spotted on Sep 11, 2013
Submitted on Sep 11, 2013

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