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Purple-backed Sunbeam

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wpe13.jpg (18025 bytes) Alternate name
Aglaeactis aliciae Scientific name 
Trochiliformes Order
Trochilidae      Family   
12-13 cm Length
Subtropical/tropical high altitude shrubland, in:- Peru. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Nectare, insects. Food   Diet
2001 World Number
Endangered Status

view photos Photo June 06 by Charles Hesse all rights reserved

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wpe25.jpg (4363 bytes) Purple-backed Sunbeam Song (Aglaeactis aliciae)
Charles Hesse XC10840
16-6-2006, Peru


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