17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Honeycreeper Lunchtime

While visiting the Pedacito De Cielo Lodge in Costa Rica we were visited by numerous birds who came for the plentiful bananas. This male Shining Honeycreeper is feeding a juvenile female.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Santa Rita, Costa Rica
Camera: NIKON D500
Copyright: © Peter Blanchard
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