Rainbow-bearded Thornbill

Chalcostigma herrani - Métallure arc-en-ciel

Métallure arc-en-ciel
♂ adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Apodiformes

  • Family
    :

    Trochilidés

  • Genus
    :

    Chalcostigma

  • Species
    :

    herrani

Descriptor

Delattre Bourcier, 1846

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Métallure arc-en-ciel
♂ adult plum. breeding
Métallure arc-en-ciel
♀ adult

Rainbow-bearded Thornbill (Chalcostigma herrani) is a species of bird in the Trochilidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Chalcostigma herrani herrani (s Colombia to n Peru)
  • Chalcostigma herrani tolimae (wc Colombia)

Foreign names

  • Métallure arc-en-ciel,
  • Colibrí de Herrán,
  • Weißspitzen-Glanzschwänzchen,
  • Regenboogdoornsnavel,
  • Spinibecco iridato,
  • regnbågsnålnäbb,
  • Regnbuenålkolibri,
  • vrchárik pestrobradý,
  • kolibřík Herranův,
  • Regnbuestrubet Tornnæb,
  • tulipujokolibri,
  • colibrí cuametall irisat,
  • brodaczek tęczowy,
  • Красногрудый блестящехвостый колибри,
  • ニジイロコバシハチドリ,
  • 彩须尖嘴蜂鸟,
  • 虹鬚尖嘴蜂鳥,

Voice song and cries

Métallure arc-en-ciel
♀ adult

Habitat

Métallure arc-en-ciel
♀ adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) :

Geographic range

Illustration

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