Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Heliangelus (4 species, 9 worldwide)

Longuemare's Sunangel
Longuemare's Sunangel (Heliangelus clarisse clarisse)
La Calera, Cundinamarca, Colombia
  Split from Amethyst Sunangel.

Tourmaline Sunangel
Tourmaline Sunangel (Heliangelus exortis) Male
Rio Blanco Ecological Reserve, Manizales, Caldas, Colombia  

Tourmaline Sunangel
Tourmaline Sunangel (Heliangelus exortis) Female
Chicaque Natural Park, Colombia
  The female is much less common than the male.

Orange-throated Sunangel
Orange-throated Sunangel (Heliangelus mavors)
La Azulita, Venezuela  

Gorgeted Sunangel
Gorgeted Sunangel (Heliangelus strophianus) Female
Photograph by Francesco Veronesi     Copyright and usage info

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