Hummingbird (Golden-tailed sapphire - male)
These hummingbirds were regular visitors to the feeders at the lodge and one on my favourites from this location. Sadly the poor light again hindered a sharp photo as the camera flash hardly reached the distance I could approach before they flew off.
The Festive Coquette (Lophornis chalybeus) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in northwestern South America, the region of the western Amazon Basin, in the countries of northwest Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador and Peru.
My Colorful World
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White-necked Jacobin (Florisuga mellivora)
The White-necked Jacobin (Florisuga mellivora) is a large beautiful hummingbird is found in a range from Mexico south to Bolivia. Circasia, Quindio, Colombia, South America. 3 June 2011
Velvet Purple Coronet: A Breathtaking, Flying Jewel! | Featured Creature
Velvet Purple Coronets are a species of hummingbird that live in South America. They are renowned for their breathtaking jewel-toned iridescent plumage.