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carlos gomez  enthusiast photographer with too much inclination on Birds Wildlife and landscape.  All photos are mine! Canon 7D mark ii + canon EF 400mm Dominican.

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Coco Blanco, White Ibis (Eudocimus albus ) flying behind a garza blanca o garceta grande / Great Egret (Ardea alba)

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Paloma Ceniza, Plain Pigeon (Patagioenas inornata )
Status: Residente Local No (Rnc)
Amenazada NT

torcaza cenicienta o paloma boba, es una especie de ave columbiforme de la familia Columbidae que habita en Cuba, Isla de la Juventud (Cuba), La Española, Isla Tortuga (Haití), Jamaica, Puerto Rico. En Cuba es la mayor de las palomas y también la más amenazada. También se denomina Columba inornata
Prefiere las zonas cercanas a las costas, lugares con pastos y poco arbolados o bosques semicaducifolios abiertos. Se mantiene alejada de los bosques densos.
El macho tiene la cabeza, el dorso del cuello, el pecho, el abdomen superior y las grandes plumas cobertoras de las alas de color castaño violáceo claro. La espalda superior y la garganta son más claras y opacas. Las cobertoras menores y medias son de color gris parduzco. La espalda inferior, la rabadilla y el resto del abdomen son de color gris azulado claro que se aclara hacia los flancos. Las plumas remeras y la cola son grises. El pico es negruzco. El ojo tiene el iris blanco plomizo y la esclerótica rojiza. Las patas son rojizas. La hembra es similar pero más opaca. Los inmaduros son de un color gris parduzco predominante que es más claro en el abdomen y bajo la rabadilla. Se agrupan en bandos. Son poco ariscas y no se desbandan cuando se les dispara. Se alimentan de pequeños frutos y semillas.
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Plain Pigeon / Paloma Ceniza (Patagioenas inornata )
Status: Non Common Resident (Residente No Comun)
Near Threatened (Amenazada)

The plain pigeon / Paloma Ceniza (Patagioenas inornata) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is found in Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico. Its natural habitats are forest, woodland, coastal desert, mangrove and swampy areas. It is threatened by habitat loss.
The plain pigeon is a large-bodied bird (38 cm [15 in]) that superficially resembles the common city pigeon. At a distance it appears pale blue-gray overall. The head, hind-neck, breast, and part of the folded wing are colored with a red-wine wash. When folded, the wing shows a white leading edge; in flight, it forms a conspicuous wing bar.

I would fly to the moon and back...
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A 27 Sept.2015 shot, at the beginning of the eclipse.
A friend of mine ask me why I don't post moon shots never again, and I told him, I scouting a nice background to put the moon against it :)
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As you can see I still looking for...

Happiness makes you look like a hummingbird, makes you jump around

#ZumbadorEsmeralda / #HispaniolanEmerald (Chlorostilbon swainsonii)
Status Residente Comun (Rc)
Endémico (E)

El zumbador esmeralda, llamada también esmeralda de La Española, esmeralda dominicana, o zumbador mediano (Chlorostilbon swainsonii) es una especie de ave en la familia #Trochilidae.
Esta especie de colibrí vive en la República Dominicana y Haití. Sus hábitats naturales son los bosques bajos húmedos subtropicales o tropicales, los bosques montanos húmedos y los bosques muy degradados.

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Status: common resident (CR)
Endemic (E). The Hispaniolan emerald (Chlorostilbon swainsonii) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

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Lugar de Observación:Sierra de Bahoruco, Duvergé. Rep. Dominicana
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Chlorostilbon
Species: C. swainsonii
Binomial name
Chlorostilbon swainsonii

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#Papagayo #HispaniolanTrogon #trogondelahispaniola (Priotelus roseigaster )

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Lugar de Observación: Sierra de Bahoruco, Rep. Dominicana

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Scientific classification

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Trogoniformes
Family: Trogonidae
Genus: Priotelus
Species: P. roseigaster
Binomial name
Priotelus roseigaster

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Araña Dorada de Jardin /
silver garden spider (Argiope argentata). ################################################
Lugar de Observacion / Taken: Dominican Republic (Pedernales)
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Scientific classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Subphylum:Chelicerata
Class:Arachnida
Order:Araneae
Infraorder:Araneomorphae
Family:Araneidae
Genus:Argiope
Species:A. argentata
Binomial name
Argiope argentata

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Coco Blanco, White Ibis (Eudocimus albus )
Estatus: Residente Local Comun reproductor / common local Residents
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Lugar de Observación: Cabo Rojo, pedernales. Rep. Dominicana
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Scientific classification

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Pelecaniformes
Family: Threskiornithidae
Subfamily: Threskiornithinae
Genus: Eudocimus
Wagler, 1832
Species: E. albus
Binomial name
Eudocimus albus

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Pico CRUZADO inmaduro , juvenile Hispaniolan Crossbill (Loxia megaplaga)
Status:
Residente Local No Comun (Rlnc)
Endemica (E)
En Peligro (EN) ####################################
Conservation status : Endangered (IUCN 3.1)
non common Local resident(LRNC)
Endemic to the Hispaniola island (E)

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Fringillidae
Genus:Loxia
Species:L. megaplaga
Binomial name
Loxia megaplaga

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Cigüita Mirta / Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata)
Status: Migrante Comun (Mc)/
Common Migrant.

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Lugar de Observacion / Taken: Pedernales, Republica Dominicana.
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Parulidae
Genus: Setophaga
Species: S. coronata
Binomial name
Setophaga coronata

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Sunrise in a room of more than 5 stars at the foot of the Sierra de Bahoruco. In company of good friends and an adventure of brought to my species never seen before and natural scenarios of great beauty and ecological value.

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silver garden spider/ araña Dorada de jardín (Argiope argentata) is a species of spider in the family Araneidae (orb-weavers), found from the United States south to Chile and Argentina. It is a member of the Argiope genus and is also known as the silver argiope.
The body of Argiope argentata tends to be primarily silver with brown and orange colorations further back on the abdomen on the top, with a primarily brown underbelly. The legs have bands of orange, black and silver. The female can be up to 35 mm in length whereas the male tends to be 20 mm or less
The bite may sting and itch for about an hour, after which the pain usually passes away without serious after effects. However, the effect on small children, seniors and people in a poor state of health may be more serious.

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Lugar de Observacion / Taken: Dominican Republic (Pedernales)
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Scientific classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Subphylum:Chelicerata
Class:Arachnida
Order:Araneae
Infraorder:Araneomorphae
Family:Araneidae
Genus:Argiope
Species:A. argentata
Binomial name
Argiope argentata

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