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Green Hermit

Green Hermit (Phaethornis guy)

Length:13.5cm (5.3")
Weight: 6.3g
Description: a large hummingbird; primarily dark green; reddish long and de-curved bill; dark mask around eyes with tawny markings above and below and down the throat; grey abdomen(ventral surface), blue-green rump; long, white-tipped central tail feathers on a tapered tail; female (♀): dirtier grey below and has longer bill and tail than the male; immature: like the female with tawny fringes on upper parts.
Habitat: foothills, forest, forest boundary/edges, forest undergrowth/shrubbery, glade, plantations, and secondary forest.
Range: Central America to northwest South America, and Trinidad.

Green Hermit Hummingbird