Birds of Colombia

    APODIFORMES: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)  
Genus: Chaetocercus (5 species, 6 worldwide)


Santa Marta Woodstar
Santa Marta Woodstar (Chaetocercus astreans) Female ENDEMIC
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  
   

Little Woodstar
Little Woodstar (Chaetocercus bombus) Immature Male Vulnerable
Copalinga, Zamora, Ecuador
  Note buff, not white, stripe around neck, and small size.
   

Gorgeted Woodstar
Gorgeted Woodstar (Chaetocercus heliodor heliodor) Male
La Vega, Cundinamarca, Colombia  
   

Rufous-shafted Woodstar
Rufous-shafted Woodstar (Chaetocercus jourdanii) Male
La Azulita, Venezuela  
   

Rufous-shafted Woodstar
Rufous-shafted Woodstar (Chaetocercus jourdanii) Female
La Azulita, Venezuela  
   

White-bellied Woodstar
White-bellied Woodstar (Chaetocercus mulsant) Male
Guango Lodge, Ecuador  
   

White-bellied Woodstar
White-bellied Woodstar (Chaetocercus mulsant) Female
ProAves Dusky Starfrontlet Reserve, Urrao, Antioquia, Colombia  
   


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