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Straight-billed Hermit

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Alternate name
Phaethornis bourcieri Scientific name
Trochiliformes Order
Trochilidae      Family
12.2cm Length
Tropical rainforest, swamp forest, moist shrubland, below 1,600m. Found in:- Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname & Venezuela. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2 White eggs. Clutch
Nectare Food  
1808 World Number
Least concern Status

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Straight-billed Hermit songs
Phaethornis bourcieri (0:34)
Otte Ottema XC5844
27-10-2005, Suriname

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