Birds of Colombia

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


Great Sapphirewing
Great Sapphirewing (Pterophanes cyanopterus caeruleus) Male
PNN Los Nevados, Colombia  
   

Great Sapphirewing
Great Sapphirewing (Pterophanes cyanopterus caeruleus) Female
PNN Los Nevados, Colombia  
   

Second largest hummingbird, found at over 3000m in the Andes.


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