Plain-capped Starthroat

Plain-capped Starthroat

Plain-capped Starthroats are large hummingbirds but quite dull-colored compared to the rest of their family. Plain-capped Starthroats’ colorful … Read more

Rivolis hummingbird male

Rivoli’s Hummingbird

Rivoli’s Hummingbirds were formerly known as “Magnificent Hummingbirds” but when the two subspecies were separated, ornithologists reverted to … Read more

Lucifer hummingbird male

Lucifer Hummingbird

Lucifer Hummingbirds, or Lucifer sheartails as they were formerly known, are tiny hummingbirds with vivid, iridescent purple throats … Read more

mexican violetear

Mexican Violetear

Mexican Violetears are medium-sized hummingbirds that are metallic green with glittering violet ear patches on the sides of … Read more