Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Aglaeactis (1 species, 4 worldwide)


Shining Sunbeam
Shining Sunbeam (Aglaeactis cupripennis cupripennis)
PNN Los Nevados, Colombia  
   

Shining Sunbeam
Shining Sunbeam (Aglaeactis cupripennis caumatonota)
Manu, Peru
  The 'Southern Shining Sunbeam', a Peruvian race, is darker than those found further north.
   


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