Green Violet-Ear Hummingbird


Common Name
Green Violet-Ear Hummingbird
Scientific Name
Colibri thalassinus
Length
4 3/4"
Range
A tropical species, the Green Violet-Ear is considered extremely rare in Texas.
Characteristics and Identification
Overall green appearance with a violet ear patch. Bill slightly downcurved.

Green Violet-Ear Hummingbird
Green Violet-Ear Hummingbird
Green Violet-Ear Hummingbird (Colibri thalassinus)
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