Green-crowned Brilliant

Green-crowned Brilliant hummingbirdNombre común: Green-crowned Brilliant; Brilliante Coroniverde.

Nombre científico: Heliodoxa jacula

Tamaño: 5” (13 cm); the female is slightly smaller.

Distribución mundial: Costa Rica to Ecuador

Habitat: Wet mid-mountain forests at the edges, middle under-story and into canopy

Los avistamientos LPWG: Common at feeders year round

Características especiales: Prefers to perch while feeding

Marcas: Male is green with a prominent white post-ocular eyespot. Female has a green and white spotted underside.