Adult male feeding on Zinnia elegans

Adult male feeding
Adult male feeding on Zinnia elegans
Species: Ruby-topaz Hummingbird   Chrysolampis mosquitus
Author: Stephen John Jones
Friday, October 15, 2010
Added to IBC: 28 Oct 2010 - 03:13
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Altitude (m): 
447 meters


This species seems to prefer flowers with low levels of nectar.


Stephen John Jones, IBC968873. Accessible at

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Stephen John Jones, IBC968873. Photo of Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus at Lagoa dos Gatos, Brazil. Accessible at

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