Peru

Peru has 127 hummingbirds in its three regions: Coast, highlands, and jungle. Fourteen of them are endemic and 16 are of restricted distribution. The biggest hummingbird of the world, the Giant Hummingbird, flyes in the coastal areas of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Chile and weighs only 24 grams.

Giant Hummingbird
Giant Hummingbird

Colibrí Gigante

Patagona gigas

Green-and-white Hummingbird
Green-and-white Hummingbird

Amazilia Blanquiverde

Elliotomyia viridicauda

Green-tailed Trainbearer
Green-tailed Trainbearer

Colibrí Colilargo

Lesbie nuna

Shining Sunbeam
Shining Sunbeam

Colibrí Cobrizo

Aglaeactis cupripennis

Sparkling Violetear
Sparkling Violetear

Colibrí Rutilante

Colibri coruscans

White-bellied Woodstar
White-bellied Woodstar

Colibrí de Mulsant

Chaetocercus mulsant