Colombia

This South American country hosts 177 hummingbirds, the most diverse in the world, due to its unique position on the equatorial line. There are 16 endemic species in Colombia. Ranch owners have made the contemplation of this species a part of their annual income.

Amethyst-throated Sunangel
Amethyst-throated Sunangel

Colibrí Gorjiamatista

Heliangelus amethysticollis

Black-tailed Trainbearer
Black-tailed Trainbearer

Colibrí Colilargo Mayor

Lesbia victoria

Blue-throated Starfrontlet
Blue-throated Starfrontlet

Inca Ventrivioleta

Coeligena helianthea

Brown Violetear
Brown Violetear

Colibrí Pardo

Colibri delhinae

Crowned Woodnymph
Crowned Woodnymph

Zafiro Coroniazul

Thalurania colombiana

Glowing Puffleg
Glowing Puffleg

Calzadito Reluciente

Eriocnemis vestita

Great Sapphirewing
Great Sapphirewing

Colibrí Aliazul

Pterophanes cyanopterus

Green-tailed Trainbearer
Green-tailed Trainbearer

Colibrí Colilargo Menor

Colibri cyanotus

Lesser Violetear
Lesser Violetear

Colibrí Orejas Violetas Menor

Lesbia nuna

Chrysolampis mosquitus

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
Rufous-tailed Hummingbird

Colibrí Cola Canela

Amazilia tzacatl

Santa Marta Blossomcrown
Santa Marta Blossomcrown

Colibrí Florido de Santa Marta

Anthocephala floriceps

Santa Marta Woodstar
Santa Marta Woodstar

Colibrí Astral

Chaetocercus astreans

Shining Sunbeam
Shining Sunbeam

Colibrí Cobrizo

Aglaeactis cupripennis

Sparkling Violetear
Sparkling Violetear

Colibrí Rutilante

Colibri coruscans

Steely-vented Hummingbird
Steely-vented Hummingbird

Amazilia Verdiazul

Saucerottia saucerottei

Sword-billed Hummingbird
Sword-billed Hummingbird

Colibrí Picoespada

Ensifera ensifera

Tyrian Metaltail
Tyrian Metaltail

Metalura Tiria

Metallura tyrianthina

Chlorestes julie

White-bellied Woodstar
White-bellied Woodstar

Colibrí de Mulsant

Chaetocercus mulsant

White-necked Jacobin
White-necked Jacobin

Colibrí Capucha Azul

Florisuga mellivora

Coeligena phalerata

White-vented Plumeleteer
White-vented Plumeleteer

Colibrí de Buffon

Chalybura buffonii