Pink-throated brilliant

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Pink-throated brilliant
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Heliodoxa
H. gularis
Binomial name
Heliodoxa gularis
Gould, 1860

The pink-throated brilliant (Heliodoxa gularis) is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Heliodoxa gularis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.