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Giant Hummingbird

Patagona gigas peruviana

 

Tipón ruins, Cusco region, Peru.

 

Female or immature. The world's largest hummer, up to 22 cm (8 ¾ in) in length. It's found at high elevations throughout much of the Andes, though avoids very wet regions.

 

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Taken on September 24, 2013