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Green-breasted Mango Hummingbird

Common Name
Green-breasted Mango Hummingbird
Scientific Name
Anthracothorax prevostii
4 3/4"
Found from Eastern Mexico to northern South America. Considered extremely rare in Texas.
Characteristics and Identification
Curved bill and purplish color in outer tail feathers. Male is deep green. Female shown broad blackish-green stripe on underparts outlined in white.
Comparison of the Rivoli's, Green-breasted Mango and Mexican Violetear hummingbirds

Green-breasted Mango Hummingbird
Green-Breasted Mango Hummingbird