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 Volcano Hummingbird (Selasphorus flammula)




Volcano Hummingbird | Selasphorus flammula photo
Volcano Hummingbird at the Mirador de Quetzals, Costa Rica

Photograph by Jerry Oldenettel from Socorro, NM, USA. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Volcano Hummingbird | Selasphorus flammula photo
Volcano Hummingbird at the Mirador de Quetzals, Costa Rica

Photograph by Jerry Oldenettel from Socorro, NM, USA. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

VOLCANO HUMMINGBIRD FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Apodiformes
Family:Trochilidae
Genus:Selasphorus
Species:flammula
Common Name:Volcano Hummingbird


Relatives in same Genus
  Broad-tailed Hummingbird (S. platycercus)
  Rufous Hummingbird (S. rufus)
  Allen's Hummingbird (S. sasin)
  Scintillant Hummingbird (S. scintilla)