Volcano Hummingbird

Selasphorus flammula - Colibri flammule

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Apodiformes

  • Family
    :

    Trochilidés

  • Genus
    :

    Selasphorus

  • Species
    :

    flammula

Descriptor

Salvin, 1865

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

Distribution

Description identification

Colibri flammule
♂ adult
Colibri flammule
♀ adult

Volcano Hummingbird (Selasphorus flammula) is a species of bird in the Trochilidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Selasphorus flammula flammula (Irazú and Turrialba Volc.. Costa Rica.)
  • Selasphorus flammula simoni (Poás and Barba Volc.. Costa Rica.)
  • Selasphorus flammula torridus (Talamanca Range. Costa Rica. and Barú Volc. (w Panama))

Foreign names

  • Colibri flammule,
  • Colibrí volcanero,
  • beija-flor-dos-vulcões,
  • Vulkanelfe,
  • vulkánkolibri,
  • Vulkaankolibrie,
  • Colibrì dei vulcani,
  • vulkankolibri,
  • Vulkankolibri,
  • čmeľovec vulkánový,
  • kolibřík vulkánový,
  • Vulkandværgkolibri,
  • ruusukurkkukolibri,
  • colibrí dels volcans,
  • rudaczek kryzowany,
  • Винногорлый селасфорус,
  • バラエリフトオハチドリ,
  • 粉喉煌蜂鸟,
  • 粉喉煌蜂鳥,

Voice song and cries

Colibri flammule
♀ adult

Habitat

Colibri flammule
♀ adult plum. breeding

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Pastureland, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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