Rufous-tailed Hummingbird, Amazilia tzacatl


Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
Among the most common hummers at Tandayapa, and one of the most colorful we saw anywhere.


Rufous-tailed Hummingbird



Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
The bird above may be a female; they are described as having plumage similar to male's but somewhat duller. Compare the brighter (male?) bird in a roughly similar pose below. 


Rufous-tailed Hummingbird