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Black-thighed Puffleg

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Alternate name
Eriocnemis derbyi Scientific name
Trochiliformes Order
Trochilidae      Family
9.7 cm Length
Tropical rain forest,near forest edge or openings, secondry growth, fairly open pastures and ravines, between, 2,500-(2,900-3,600 m). Found in:- Colombia & Ecuador. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Nectar & insects. Food  
2038 World Number
Near Threatened Status

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Black-thighed Puffleg Call
Eriocnemis derbyi (0:53)
Bernabe Lopez-Lanus XC53631
19-11-1998, Colombia

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