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Rufous-breasted Hermit

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 5085-1.jpg rufous breasted hermit image by jaynerunyan

Alternate name
Glaucis hirsuta  Scientific name
Trochiliformes Order
Trochilidae      Family
10.7 cm Length
Tropical rainforest, often near running water. Found in:-  (Windward Islands:- Grenada,) Venezuela, Trinidad, Tobago, Suriname, Peru, (Netherland Antilles:- Curacao,) Guyana, Lesser Antilles, French Guiana, Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2 White eggs incubation 17 days fledging 23 days. Cup shaped nest. Clutch
Nectare. Food  
  Habits
1796  World Number
Least concern. Status

Photo by jaynerunyan © all rights reserved          

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Rufous-breasted Hermit flight call
Glaucis hirsutus (0:04)
Nick Athanas XC3965
09-04-2005, Brazil

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