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Ecuadorian Hillstar

Oreotrochilus chimborazo

ML204161361

IBC1011634

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Thore Noernberg
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Chimborazo Faunistic Reserve
Chimborazo, Ecuador
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Latitude and Longitude -1.5105, -78.8609 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
Nest;
Specimen ID

Media notes

juvenil sitting on the nest, which is build on a toilet entrance of a mountain refuge at Chimborazo National Park - 4.800.....meters altitude glacial area !!! 2 guys pushed me up to take the picture of the nest at this freezing altitude with lots of wind - amazing place for a hummeingbird to nest. Elevation: 4215 m. Date added to IBC: June 21, 2016.

Observation details

IBC scientific name: Oreotrochilus chimborazo chimborazo.

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Technical Information

Model
Canon PowerShot SX200 IS
f-stop
f/3.4
Focal length
5 mm
Shutter speed
1/60 sec
ISO
80
Flash
Flash fired, auto, red-eye reduction
Original file size
1,930KB
Dimensions
2795 x 2236

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