A male Resplendent Quetzal in a wild avocado tree in the Talamanca Mountains of southern Costa Rica.
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A male Resplendent Quetzal displays on a wild avocado tree limb during breeding season in the mountains of southern Costa Rica.
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A violet-headed hummingbird perched on a limb in in the mountains of southern Costa Rica.
Green Violet-ear Hummingbird
A green violet-ear hummingbird sticking his tongue out while perched on a branch at Savegre in the Tallamanca Mountains of southern Costa Rica.
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An osprey hovers briefly above its nest with grasses in it talons as his matewaits to help with the remodelling. Photographed at Snag Boat Bend National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon.
Great Horned Owl
A great Horned owl in a cottonwood tree at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in southeastern Oregon in autumn.
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An immature black-crowned night-heron perched on a tree buttress above the Rio Frio River in Cano Negro in Costa Rica in December.
A black-legged kittiwake in flight
A northern fulmar in flight from above.