Birds of Colombia

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


Golden-tailed Sapphire
Golden-tailed Sapphire (Chrysuronia oenone oenone) Male
Wildsumaco Lodge, Sumaco, Ecuador
  Golden-tailed Sapphires northward of north Peru have a blue head.
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Golden-tailed Sapphire
Golden-tailed Sapphire (Chrysuronia oenone) Female
Wildsumaco Lodge, Sumaco, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.



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