Magenta-throated Woodstar

Magenta-throated Woodstar hummingbirdNombre común: Magenta-throated Woodstar; Colibrí Magenta

Nombre científico: Calliphlox bryantae

Tamaño: Male 3 1/2” (9 cm); Female 3” (7.5 cm)

Distribución mundial: Costa Rica to West Panama

Habitat: Mixed farmland and forest edges of mid-mountain forests of Pacific slope.

Los avistamientos LPWG: Uncommon to scarce at feeders from December to May; rare or absent rest of the year.

Características especiales: Seasonal visitor from the Central Valley

Marcas: White flank patches. The male has a forked tail