White-vented violetear

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White-vented violetear
Colibri serrirostris-White-vented Violetear (Male).JPG
A male white-vented violetear at São Luiz do Paraitinga, São Paulo state, Brazil
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Colibri
C. serrirostris
Binomial name
Colibri serrirostris
(Vieillot, 1816)
Colibri serrirostris map.svg
Range of C. serrirostris

The white-vented violetear (Colibri serrirostris) is a species of hummingbird in the subfamily Trochilinae.[2]

It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna, and heavily degraded former forest.[1]

Adult male


  1. ^ a b BirdLife International (2012). "Colibri serrirostris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Colibri serrirostris". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 5 April 2011.

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