Buff-Winged Coronet, Head On




​Fawn-breasted Brilliant on Banana Flower  

​Long-tailed Sylph #3

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Buff-Winged Coronet​

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 Purple-crowned Wood Nymph




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Woodstar Fights Rufous Tail​




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​Fawn vs Rufous Fight

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​The smallest of birds,hummingbirds are often called "The jewels of the sky", because of their bright iridescent feathers.These birds are very pugnacious and will fight one another for any reason, or no reason!

Andean Emeral​d

 Male Woodstar 




​Violet-throated Woodstar

​Sword-billed Hummingbird #2

​Sparkling Violet-ear 




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​Western Emerald




​Female & Male Rufous-tail

Violet-Tailed Sylph​ 




​Long-tailed Sylph 2

​Sword-bill in Rainforst

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​Booted Racket-tail

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​Sylph Attacked by Black Wasp

​Caliope Hummingbird 




​Broad-billed Hummingbird 




​Long-tailed Sylph #1 




​Male Caliope being pushed aside by female Rufous Hummingbird 




 Green Violet-ear #2