Snowy-bellied hummingbird

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Snowy-bellied Hummingbird
Snowy-breasted Hummingbird.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Amazilia
Species: A. edward
Binomial name
Amazilia edward
DeLattre & Bourcier, 1846
Synonyms

Saucerottia edward

The Snowy-bellied Hummingbird (Amazilia edward), sometimes placed in the genus Saucerottia, is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is sometimes known by the name Snowy-breasted Hummingbird. It is found in Costa Rica, Panama and extreme north-western Colombia (near the border with Panama). Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

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