Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Glaucis (2 species, 3 worldwide)

Bronzy Hermit
Bronzy Hermit (Glaucis aeneus)
Cabanas dos Rio Lodge, Puerto Quito, Ecuador  
Photograph by Peter Hawrylyshyn   © All Rights Reserved.

Rufous-breasted Hermit
Rufous-breasted Hermit (Glaucis hirsutus hirsutus)
Rio Claro Canyon Reserve, Colombia  

Locally common and more likely to leave the forest than other hermits.

© Tom Friedel - All Rights Reserved, except for images and data otherwise noted.       Colombia       Panama       Ecuador       Costa Rica
Experimental sites:       Cuba       Guyana       Peru       Nicaragua       Venezuela