|Broad-tipped Hermit (Anopetia gounellei)
(aka Phaethornis gounellei - see HBW, Volume 5, Page 539)
|Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil
The Broad-tipped Hermit is a Brazilian endemic found in north-east Brazil from Piauí to Bahia.
It inhabits caatinga woodland and semi-deciduous forest between 500 m and 700 m above sea level.
|The "broad tips" are the white tips to the tail feathers. Upperparts are bronzy-green while underparts are brownish. The bill is decurved.|