Rufous-tailed Jacamar

Galbula ruficauda
Conservation Status: Least Concern

The Rufous-tailed Jacamar is a common resident of forest and forest edge habitat on T&T. Its superficial resemblance to hummingbirds has earned it the local name of “king hummingbird”, although there is no relation to the tiny nectarivorous jewels.

Length: 22-25 cm
Weight: 24-33.5 g
Rufous-tailed Jacamar, female, Jul 2017

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