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Lifer 677 – Inexperienced-breasted Mango – Reflections of the Pure World

Lifer 677 – Inexperienced-breasted Mango – Reflections of the Pure World

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Chronicles of a Birders Life Listing

Over the previous 40 years I’ve had the nice fortune to photographically doc 85% of the fowl species added to my “Life Listing.” This weblog sequence showcases the pictures and anecdotal accounts that doc these “Lifer” sightings and slightly in regards to the atmosphere and tradition of the realm. This Lifer weblog sequence begins with the primary LIFER outdoors of the US, Lifer #624 and proceeds chronologically ahead from there.

Reflections of the Pure World Weblog Publish Sequence by Jim Achieve

Lifer Picture (male) @ El Cedral, Cozumel Island, Quintana Roo, MX

Inexperienced-breasted Mango (Anthracothorax prevostii) > Trochilidae > Caprimulgiformes

Feminine @ El Cedral, Cozumel Island, Quintana Roo, MX

IDENTIFICATION: Massive, cumbersome hummingbird with barely arched black invoice. Favors forest edge and open areas with scattered tall timber. Typically perches and feeds excessive in cover, but in addition feeds low on events and can go to feeders. Male (some females related) solidly darkish, deep inexperienced general with black throat, purplish tail. Feminine and immature have broad darkish stripe down middle of throat and breast, white tail corners. Immature additionally has rusty mottling alongside sides of throat and breast.

FIRST “LIFER” OBSERVATION:
Birding with: Miguel Amar Uribe from Mexico Kan Excursions and my spouse Maria
Date: 10 Dec 2021 @ El Cedral, Cozumel Island, Quintana Roo, MX
El Cedral (Pueblo) | MX-ROO

SPECIES GLOBAL eBIRD DISTRIBUTION MAP
Yellow Star indications the placement of my Lifer sighting

DETAILS ABOUT SIGHTING: We drove round downtown El Cedral (very small city) some time after which down a facet street the place we discovered a home with hummingbird feeders. We stopped for about 20 minutes to benefit from the fixed motion of hummingbirds.

PHOTOS TAKEN: Photos under taken @ Estación de Campo CONANP, Río Lagartos, Yucatan, MX

Feminine @ El Cedral, Cozumel Island, Quintana Roo, MX

Earlier 3 posts in my LIFER Weblog Sequence.

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