Sparkling Violetear–the name says it all. This beauty (photographed by Owen Deutsch Photography) is one of dozens of bird species that can be seen at Huembo Reserve in Peru, protects several threatened and endemic bird species.
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The smallest hummingbird, Bee Hummingbird or Zunzuncito (Mellisuga helenae), is a species of hummingbird that is endemic to Cuba and Isla de la Juventud. Wikipedia says it grows to cm and is not only the smallest hummingbird, but its also the
Fiery-throated Hummingbird - There are about 338 different species of hummingbirds. There are few other birds that rival the spectacular iridescence of the Fiery-throated Hummingbird. Found only in the cloud forest of Costa Rica and western Panama.