Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Green Violetear

Description:

The Green Violetear is a fairly common hummingbird through much of tropical Central and South America. This individual is clearly showing how it got its name!




No species ID suggestions

5 Comments

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 3 years ago

Another beauty from you Adam. Thanks.

InêsVeloso
InêsVeloso 3 years ago

amazing!

James McNair
James McNair 3 years ago

Incredible image, you can see where the name came from!

CalebSteindel
CalebSteindel 3 years ago

Stunning bird!

FredLuizRomeiro
FredLuizRomeiro 3 years ago

Beautiful !!!

Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 3 years ago

Striking bird, Adam...great capture!

San José, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.76, Long: -84.08

Spotted on Oct 20, 2015
Submitted on Feb 20, 2016

Related spottings

Green Violetear Green violetear Green Violetear Green Violetear Hummingbird

Nearby spottings

Violet Sabrewing Ruddy-capped Nightingale thrush Goatweed Unknown spotting