Ecuadorian Hummngbirds
There are approximately 134 species of hummingbirds in Ecuador. Hummingbirds are very territorial, and one quickly comes to
appreciate that these birds are constantly at war with each other.
Booted Racket-tail on right.
Esmeraldas Woodstar

Violet-tailed Sylph
Little woodstar
Buff-tailed Coronet
Fawn-brested brilliant

White-necked jacobin
Sword-billed hummingbird
Pink-throated Brilliant
Long-tailed sylph
Booted Racket-tail

Black-throated brilliant
Long-tailed Sylph
Long-tailed Sylph
Fawn-brested
Brilliant
Chestnut-breasted coronet
Chestnut-breasted
Coronet
Buffed-tailed Coronet
Violet-tailed Sylph
Buffed-tailed Coronet

Buff-wing Starfrontlet
Long-tailed Sylph

Booted Racket-tail
White-chinned Sapphire female and
woodstar


Booted Racket-tail


Golden-tailed sapphire
Long-tailed Sylph

Bronzy Inca
Andean Emerald perched
Sword-billed hummingbird
Booted Racket-tail
         Amethyst Woodstar                                                                                                             Booted Racket-tail