A bird calling from a twig, wiping it's bill once, and eventually flying away.

A bird calling from a twig, wiping it's bill once, and eventually flying away.
Species: Short-tailed Pygmy-tyrant   Myiornis ecaudatus
Subspecies: miserabilis
Author: Pieter de Groot Boersma
Date: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Added to IBC: 23 Sep 2011 - 20:29
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Altitude (m): 
21 meters
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Normally a high canopy species, this individual was searching for nesting material at eye-height!

Citation

Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1193015. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1193015.

Extended version
Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1193015. Video of Short-tailed Pygmy-tyrant Myiornis ecaudatus at Apoera, Suriname. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1193015.

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