The Purple-throated Woodstar, Calliphlox Mitchellii, is a species of hummingbird, and it is one of the four Calliphlox genera, the woodstars. The species is found in Colombia and Ecuador, and a minor localized population in Panama, 600 km from its main species distribution.
With a rich history and a promising future, Bogotá, Colombia is a fascinating place to be right now. And it’s so much bigger than you think! With a metro population of nearly ten million people, the city dwarfs most American and European cities. Here’s how to experience the best of the best with 48 hours in Bogotá!
The Scarlet Peacock (Anartia amathea) is a common and very beautiful species which is found on both sides of the Andes, from Colombia to northern Chile. Its ubiquitous nature and contiguous populations result in regular exchange of genetic material, so no subspecies have yet evolved, and there is very little variation in markings between individuals.
This pin is of a Catholic church located in Colombia. I chose this pin because it shows that a good population of the Colombian culture is Catholic. It could be relevant to someone taking care of someone of the Colombian culture and be familiar with the Catholic religion.
The Barred Fruiteater (Pipreola arcuata) is a species of bird in the Cotingidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Population is stable, as they are considered common.
Blue Pangan Poison Arrow Frog via ProAves Also known as Harlequin Poison Dart Frogs (Oophaga histrionica), the Pangan Poison Arrow Frog exists in the forests of ProAves’ Pangan Reserve, in south-west Colombia, which WLT helped extend in 2009. Harlequin Poison Dart Frogs come in a multitude of color morphs, with various color morphs found surprisingly close to one another, including different colored populations as near as adjacent hillsides.
The Yellow-backed Oriole (Icterus chrysater) is a species of bird in the Icteridae family. Yellow-backed orioles are found throughout Central America and northern South America. Nations that have native populations of this species include Belize, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, and Venezuela.
The Republic of Panama is a Central American country that is located between North and South America. It shares borders with several countries including Costa Rica and Colombia. Panama City, the capital, is the largest city in the country with a population of over 3.6 million. Travel to Panama to explore the wonderful attractions home to this country.