Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Campylopterus (4 species, 13 worldwide)


Lazuline Sabrewing
Lazuline Sabrewing (Campylopterus falcatus) Male
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Lazuline Sabrewing
Lazuline Sabrewing (Campylopterus falcatus) Female/Immature
La Azulita, Venezuela  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Grey-breasted Sabrewing
Grey-breasted Sabrewing (Campylopterus largipennis)
Manu, Peru  
   
Photograph by Joel N. Rosenthal   © All Rights Reserved.

Front view showing white on inside of tail.

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Santa Marta Sabrewing (Campylopterus phainopeplus) Endangered ENDEMIC
   



Napo Sabrewing
Napo Sabrewing (Campylopterus villaviscensio) Male Near Threatened
Wildsumaco Lodge, Sumaco, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Napo Sabrewing
Napo Sabrewing (Campylopterus villaviscensio) Female Near Threatened
Wildsumaco Lodge, Sumaco, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Female similar to [Grey-breasted Sabrewing], but bill longer and straighter, and only the very tail tips might have white.


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