Colorful puffleg

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Colorful puffleg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Eriocnemis
Species:
E. mirabilis
Binomial name
Eriocnemis mirabilis
Map of Eriocnemis mirabilis Habitat

The colorful puffleg (Eriocnemis mirabilis) is an endangered hummingbird endemic to Colombia.

In 2005, Swarovski donated funds which allowed the American Bird Conservancy and Fundación ProAves to create a reserve for this species.

The colorful puffleg population is estimated at around 250–999 adult birds.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International. 2017. Eriocnemis mirabilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T22687939A118473368. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-3.RLTS.T22687939A118473368.en. Downloaded on 31 December 2018.