Fiery-throated Hummingbird - There are about 338 different species of hummingbirds. There are few other birds that rival the spectacular iridescence of the Fiery-throated Hummingbird. Found only in the cloud forest of Costa Rica and western Panama.
A little creepy. Makes me think of Edgar Allan Poe.The rook is a member of the Corvidae family in the passerine order of birds. Named by Carl Linnaeus in the species name frugilegus is Latin for "food-gathering".
A couple of lovebirds at the El Nido aviary, in Ixtapaluca, near Mexico City. The aviary is the third largest in the world, with more than 320 species of birds and more than specimens. Lovebirds are a social and affectionate species of small parrot.