Red-crested Cotinga, Ampelion rubrocristatus, cotinga, bird, peru

Red-crested Cotinga (Ampelion rubrocristatus)

I took this photo of a Red-crested Cotinga (Ampelion rubrocristatus) at Abra Malaga, high in the Peruvian Andes. The red crest on this bird is not always easy to see, so I was particularly pleased at the way this bird was posing!

 

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