Great sapphirewing

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Great sapphirewing
Great Sapphirewing (Pterophanes cyanopterus).jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Pterophanes
Gould, 1849
Species: P. cyanopterus
Binomial name
Pterophanes cyanopterus
Fraser, 1839

The great sapphirewing (Pterophanes cyanopterus) is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. At 15.5-17.5 cm (6–7 in) in length and weighing about 10 grams, this is one of the largest species of hummingbird, though slightly smaller than the Topaza hummingbirds and the giant hummingbird.

Female- Above Termas de Papallacta

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