Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Chrysolampis (1 species, 1 worldwide)


Ruby-topaz Hummingbird
Ruby-topaz Hummingbird (Chrysolampis mosquitus) Male
Praça dos Cristais, Brasilia, Brazil  
   
Photograph by Rodrigo Conte   © All Rights Reserved.

Ruby-topaz Hummingbird
Ruby-topaz Hummingbird (Chrysolampis mosquitus) Female
Colombia
  Female at nest.
   
Photograph by Manakin Nature Tours - Luis Urueña   © All Rights Reserved.

Ruby-topaz Hummingbird
Ruby-topaz Hummingbird (Chrysolampis mosquitus) Immature Male
Inírida, Guainía, Colombia  
   

A dry area hummingbird that is not reliable anywhere (except allegedly one location in Tobago).


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