Colorful puffleg

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Colorful puffleg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Eriocnemis
Species: E. mirabilis
Binomial name
Eriocnemis mirabilis
Meyer de Schauensee, 1967

The colorful puffleg (Eriocnemis mirabilis) is a critically 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.

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