Humming Bird - Canivet's Emerald

The Fork-tailed Emerald (or Canivet's Emerald) - Chlorostilbon canivetii is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and heavily degraded former forest. This photo was shot on Isla Roatan outside of Honduras.

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Taken on March 23, 2010