Red-legged Honeycreeper

Cyanerpes cyaneus
Conservation Status: Least Concern

The Red-legged Honeycreeper is the only honeycreeper that can be found on both Trinidad and Tobago. Like other honeycreepers, it is sexually dimorphic – however both sexes have red legs. On both islands, it is a relatively common resident of forested areas.

Length: 11-13 cm
Weight: 11-18.3 g
Red-legged Honeycreeper, male, Mar 2022

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