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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

Andean Emeral Colombia
Andean Emerald

Amazilia Andina

Uranomitra Francia

Black-throated Mango-Colombia
Black-throated Mango

Mango Gorjinegro

Anthracothorax nigricollis

Black-tailed Trainbearer
Black-tailed Trainbearer

Colibrí Colilargo Mayor

Lesbia victoria

Blue-chested Hummingbird-Colombia
Blue-chested Hummingbird

Amazilia Pechiazul

Polyerata amabilis

Blue-headed Sapphire-Colombia
Blue-headed Sapphire

Amazilia Cabeciazul

Chrysuronia grayi

Blue-throated Starfrontlet
Blue-throated Starfrontlet

Inca Ventrivioleta

Coeligena helianthea

Bronzy Inca
Bronzy Inca

Inca Bronceado

Coeligena coeligena

Brown Violetear
Brown Violetear

Colibrí Pardo

Colibri delhinae

Buff-tailed Coronet-Colombia
Buff-tailed Coronet

Colibrí Colihabano

Boissonneaua flavescens

Buffy Helmetcrest-Colombia
Buffy Helmetcrest

Colibrí Chivito del Ruiz

Oxypogon stuebelii

Collared Inca-Colombia
Collared Inca

Inca Acollarado

Coeligena torquata

Crowned Woodnymph
Crowned Woodnymph

Zafiro Coroniazul

Thalurania colombiana

Empress Brilliant

Brillante Emperador

Heliodoxa imperatrix

Fawn-breasted Brilliant
Fawn-breasted Brilliant

Brillante Pechigamuza

Heliodoxa rubinoides

Fork-tailed Woodnymph-Colombia
Fork-tailed Woodnymph

Picaflor Zafiro

Thalurania furcata

Golden-breasted Puffleg-Colombia
Golden-breasted Puffleg

Calzadito de Mosquera

Eriocnemis Mosquera

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

Green Thorntail-Colombia
Green Thorntail

Rabudito Verde

Discosura conversii

Green-crowned Brilliant-Colombia
Green-crowned Brilliant

Brillante Coroniverde

Heliodoxa jacula

Indigo-capped Hummingbird-Colombia
Indigo-capped Hummingbird

Colibrí Gorriazul

Saucerottia cyanifrons

Long-tailed Sylph-Colombia
Long-tailed Sylph

Colibrí Coludo Azul

Aglaiocercus kingii

Lesser Violetear
Lesser Violetear

Colibrí Orejas Violetas Menor

Lesbia nuna

Mountain Velvetbreast-Colombia
Mountain Velvetbreast

Colibrí Aterciopelado

Lafresnaya lafresnayi

Purple-bibbed Whitetip-Colombia
Purple-bibbed Whitetip

Colibrí Puntablanca Occidental

Urosticte benjamine

Rainbow-bearded Thornbill-Colombia
Rainbow-bearded Thornbill

Pico Espina Arcoíris

Chalcostigma herrani

Rufous-gaped Hillstar-Colombia
Rufous-gaped Hillstar

Colibrí de Bouguer

Urochroa bougueri

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

Speckled Hummingbird-Colombia
Speckled Hummingbird

Colibrí Jaspeado

Adelomyia melanogenys

4 Steely-vented Hummingbird
Steely-vented Hummingbird

Amazilia Verdiazul

Saucerottia saucerottei

1 Sword-billed Hummingbird
Sword-billed Hummingbird

Colibrí Picoespada

Ensifera ensifera

Tooth-billed Hummingbird-Colombia
Tooth-billed Hummingbird

Colibrí Piquidentado

Androdon aequatorialis

Tourmaline Sunangel-Colombia
Tourmaline Sunangel

Colibrí Turmalina

Heliangelus exortis

Tyrian Metaltail
Tyrian Metaltail

Metalura Tiria

Metallura tyrianthina

Chlorestes julie

White-bellied Woodstar
White-bellied Woodstar

Colibrí de Mulsant

Chaetocercus mulsant

White-booted Racket-tail-Colombia
White-booted Racket-tail

Colibrí de Raquetas

Ocreatus underwoodii

White-necked Jacobin
White-necked Jacobin

Colibrí Capucha Azul

Florisuga mellivora

Coeligena phalerata

White-vented Plumeleteer
White-vented plumeleteer

Colibrí de Buffon

Chalybura buffonii

White-whiskered Hermit-Colombia
White-whiskered Hermit

Ermitaño Yaruqui

Phaethornis yaruqui