Scale Throated Hermit Hummingbird attracted to flower coated in sugar syrup. Hummers have possibly the highest of all metabolisms so that the sugar water is a food source, but not nutrient rich. The birds have to supplement their diets with insects.
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From Overview Pantanal and Atlantic Rainforest Gallery