Spangled coquette

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Spangled coquette
Bevalet hummingbirds.jpg
Male, on the left
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Lophornis
L. stictolophus
Binomial name
Lophornis stictolophus
Salvin & Elliot, 1873

The spangled coquette, coquette pailletée, coqueta coronada, or coqueta lentejuelada (Lophornis stictolophus) is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, and heavily degraded former forest.

Copalinga Lodge - Ecuador / flash photo


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

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