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This is probably the most common hummingbird in Costa Rica, it is found from mexico to the northern part of South America; 3 individual visite my small garden (6X7 meters) close to the city of San Jose, (just 1.5 km away). This one is enjoying a shower on top of a torch ginger leaf.
Edges of forest and gardens
Adult measures about 12 centimeters long and weighs approximately 5.5 grams