florisuga mellivora

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Peru: White-necked Jacobin by Vivek Tiwari
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One of the loveliest and most widespread of the neotropical hummingbirds. No flash. Moyobamba, San Martin, Peru. Aug 2015

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white necked jacobin by Ric McArthur
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I have hundreds if not thousands of hummingbird photos from our trip. Trying to match them to the field guide, major chore. Florisuga mellivora The White-necked Jacobin can be found in a variety of habitats from humid forest canopies, to tall second growth forests, and even in coffee and cacao plantations. source- The Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Neotropical Birds.

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Florisuga mellivora ♀ - White-necked Jacobin – Colibrí collarejo by Santiago Ramos
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Florisuga / florisuga L. flos, floris flower; sugere to suck. mellivora / mellivorus L. mel honey; -vorus eating (vorare to devour).

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Florisuga mellivora ♂ - White-necked Jacobin – Colibrí collarejo by Santiago Ramos
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Florisuga / florisuga L. flos, floris flower; sugere to suck. mellivora / mellivorus L. mel honey; -vorus eating (vorare to devour).