A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Green Violet-Ear Hummingbird

Colibri thalassinus

Description:

These are medium sized hummingbirds that had to be very alert to get to the feeder without being chased by the Magnificent Hummingbird.

Habitat:

Seen feeding around the veranda of a house in Alpine Cloud Forest at 2200 meters


Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

3 Comments

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Haha that is exactly where it was :) I have certainly done it before and never noticed!

pamsai
pamsai 4 years ago

Thanks Ashley. It becomes automatic that I click on arthropods. I guess that it where it was...? Must be more careful !!

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Beautiful little guy! I moved this to the birds category for you

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

San José, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.55, Long: -83.81

Spotted on Apr 28, 2015
Submitted on May 2, 2015

Related Spottings

Colibri colibri Colibrí ermitaño Colibri

Nearby Spottings

Spotting Spotting Pale Sicklewing Magnificent Hummingbird (female)