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|From my recent vacation in Cuba|
Tody - alert pose
Cuban Tody (Todus multicolor)
Order: Coraciiformes Family:Todidae:Monotypic
A small, colorful bird with a distinctly big-headed
appearance. The most brightly colored member of the genus, the Cuban Tody has bright green upperparts with gleaming yellowish-green supercilia, yellow lores, red throat, pinkish flanks, whitish belly, and bright yellow crissum. This species is the only member of the genus occurring in Cuba, where it is widespread across a diversity of habitats and often abundant where it occurs. As is the case with other Todus, this species nests in holes burrowed in clay embankments, occasionally in a rotten trunk or even at the entrance to limestone caves.
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- [2016-01-08 10:09]
Hi Mario,simply fantastic,a lucky meeting with this beauty and a second pic of this specie in a different pose,the best quality as usual,i like it! Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano
- [2016-01-09 1:13]
nice and exact timing prefered to capture this beauty. excellent work. tfs.
Another excellent work, Mario. I would be proud if one day I can get such beautiful photograph. Excellent BG, as well as POV.
Thanks for showing,