Description of the Fiery-Throated Hummingbird

Description of the Fiery-Throated Hummingbird

The Fiery-Throated Hummingbird – Panterpe insignis is a common, medium-sized hummingbird, one of the most beautiful hummingbirds found in the highlands in the mountains of Costa Rica and western Panama. They are commonly found in cloud forests at altitudes of 1400 meters (4600 feet) Depending on the light, it shows bright colors on his throat from bright yellow, red, blue, green […]

Resplendent Quetzal Status

Resplendent Quetzal Status

The Resplendent Quetzal – Pharomachrus moccino is a fairly common resident of forested or partly forested mountains from Cordillera de Tilarán South to Panamá. The altitudinal range is from 4,000ft (1,200m) in Cordillera de Tilarán, and from 5,000ft (1,500m) to over 10,000ft (3,000m) in Cordilleras Central and de Talamanca. Their altitudinal migration obeys availability of fruit for […]