Selected pix from my Ecuador trip (11/18-11/25/06)

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This is Maria from Angel’s Paz’s farm. She’s a rare Giant Antpitta and was called in by Angel.

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This amazing Sword-billed Hummingbird gave a demonstration on how to operate the feeder at Yanacocha.

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Booted Racket-tails were common at the Tandayapa feeders.

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And finally the Purple-throated Woodstar will its bee-like humm.

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All in all a great trip with 307 trip species and many lifers.

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