An apparent hybrid Heliodoxa hummingbird from the West Andes of Colombia


Details and photographs are presented of an individual mistnetted in the West Andes of Colombia in 1997, which seems possibly to represent a combination between Fawn-breasted Brilliant Heliodoxa rubinoides and Empress Brilliant H. imperatrix.

Conservación Colombiana (17), 20-25
Liliana M. Dávalos
Liliana M. Dávalos
Professor of Conservation Biology

I’m interested in how biology and the environment shape biodiversity in time and space.