A male feeding at a hummingbird feeder

A male feeding at a hummingbird feeder
Species: Great Sapphirewing   Pterophanes cyanopterus
Subspecies: peruvianus
Author: Anna Motis
Tuesday, August 15, 2006
Added to IBC: 9 Jul 2007 - 00:00
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Altitude (m): 
3566 meters


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Anna Motis, IBC1153735. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1153735.

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Anna Motis, IBC1153735. Video of Great Sapphirewing Pterophanes cyanopterus at Yanacocha Reserve, Ecuador. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1153735.

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