Green Thorntail

Green Thorntail hummingbirdNombre común: Green Thorntail; Rabudito Verde.

Nombre científico: Discosura conversii.

Tamaño: Male, 4” (10 cm); Female, 3” (7.5 cm).

Distribución mundial: Costa Rica to Ecuador

Habitat: Mid-elevation wet forests.

Los avistamientos LPWG: Uncommon to common at feeders year round.

Características especiales: Feeds with tail cocked at nearly right angles to the body.

Marcas: The small Tamañod bird has white horizontal stripes across the rump. The male has a longer tail than the female.