Buff-tailed Coronet
Boissonneaua flavescens
The Buff-tailed Coronet (Boissonneaua flavescens) inhabits humid forest and forest edge in parts of Columbia, Venezuela, and Ecuador. The bird shown here was photographed in July, 2003, in the Tandayapa Valley of Ecuador. It is a digital shot taken with a Canon EOS 10D and an EF 70-200 mm F/2.8 L IS lens with a 2X extender and flash.