COLOMBIA August 2009
From August 23 to 29, 2009, Sheridan Coffey and myself birded central Colombia using Medellin-based birding guide Pablo Flores Valencia click here to email Pablo.
We got lucky with the breeding Chestnut-crested Cotingas Ampelion rufaxilla currently located on the road above Jardin in the western Andes:-
This fine adult:
- was perched three feet from this fresh juvenile:
To complete the Ampelion set, here's a Red-crested Cotinga Ampelion rubrocristatus from Paramo del Ruiz, near Manizales: