Colorful Puffleg Eriocnemis mirabilis



  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Distribution of the Colorful Puffleg
eBird range map for Colorful Puffleg

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Distribution in the Americas

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Usually found inside undisturbed subtropical forest between 2200 and 2440 m.a.s.l., though occasionally at forest edge and on open bushy slopes (Collar et al. 1992, del Hoyo 1999) . Habitat is dominated by Billia colombiana, Clusia spp., Persea sp., Hyeronima colombiana, Quercus humboltii and Weinmannia pubescens (Collar et al. 1992).

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Recommended Citation

Colorful Puffleg (Eriocnemis mirabilis), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: