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Little Hermit

Little Hermit (Phaethornis longuemareus)

Length: 9cm (3.5")
Weight: 2.5–3.5g
Description: a small hummingbird; black upper mandible, yellow lower one with black tip on a long de-curved bill; blackish face mask outlined by whitish light-yellow cheeks and supercillium; olive-green upper parts; dark brown throat; orange ochraceous belly but sometimes greyer; elongated tipped white central rectrices on tail; orange-ochraceous upper tail coverts; white undertail coverts; and female (♀): lighter throat and broader beige borders on tail rectrices.
Habitat: forest boundary/edges, forest undergrowth/shrubbery, mangroves, plantations, scrubland, secondary forest, and swamps.
Range: South America and Trinidad.