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Scissor-tailed Hummingbird

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Scissor-tailed Hummingbird - Hylonympha macrocerca

Alternate name
Hylonympha macrocerca Scientific name 
Trochiliformes Order
Trochilidae      Family   
19 cm inc 10 cm tail. Length
Moist forest, between 530 - 1,200 m in: Venezuela. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Nectare & insects. Food   Diet
Often hawks insects. Habits
1988 World Number
Endangered Status

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Cape May Photo by Nick Athanas all rights reserved Antpitta

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Scissor-tailed Hummingbird Song & calls
(Hylonympha macrocerca)
Charles Hesse XC10503
05-10-2006, Venezuela


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