Cloud Forest - Nina Zitani
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Dinosaurs Are Not Dead

The fawn-breasted brilliant hummingbird is one of the more common feathered dinosaurs in this part of the cloud forest of Ecuador. The female (pictured) is distinguished from the male by the absence of a throat patch, or the absence of a darker patch of feathers under the beak ("Heliodoxa rubinoides", family Trochilidae).

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