Chestnut-bellied Hummingbird

Chestnut-bellied Hummingbird by AFC

Amazilia castaneiventris by Colette Theriault
(8 in. x 8 in. | mixed media | ID#3624)

Family: TROCHILIDAE | Conservation Status: Endangered | Population Trend: decreasing

Artist Statement

This species is endemic to Columbia and currently has a population estimate of 1,000-2,499 individuals. The greatest threat to the chestnut-bellied hummingbird is habitat loss due to agriculture, deforestation, mining as well as pollution.

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