Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Oreotrochilus (1 species, 5 worldwide)


Ecuadorian Hillstar
Ecuadorian Hillstar (Oreotrochilus chimborazo) Male
Ecuador  
   
Photograph by George Cruz (San Jorge Eco-Lodges)   © All Rights Reserved.

Ecuadorian Hillstar
Ecuadorian Hillstar (Oreotrochilus chimborazo) Female
Chimborazo, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by George Cruz (San Jorge Eco-Lodges)   © All Rights Reserved.

Found at very high altitudes.


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