Next up MASKED TITYRA*,
female Large-tailed Grackle
WHITE-COLLARED MANAKIN*, not because it was a 'lifer'
but just look at it!!
before taking a look at a small troop of Howler Monkeys.
The name is said to originate from the colour of the raiment worn by the Pope's closest advisers.
and another Violaceous Trogon
Rupert, our taxi driver, was responsible for finding 70% of the Birds and Mammals today, we had really struck lucky to find him, but however he spotted this group of 12 or more PLAIN CHACHALACA will remain a mystery to me forever - I couldn't even see the tree he was pointing out!
where, from a distance, we could see the tiny form of M/V VOYAGER secured close to 2 Monsters of the Sea. I maintain 'small is best' at sea and very much the case here. To watch the passengers disembark from our neighbours was like watching the Battle Scene from Lord of the Rings!
KEEP IT BIJOU!