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Velvet-purple Coronet

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The Velvet-Purple Coronet (Boissonneaua jardini) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family.

It is found in Colombia and Ecuador.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montanes and heavily degraded former forest.


BirdLife International 2004. Boissonneaua jardini. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 July 2007.

External links

Velvet-purple Coronet videos on the Internet Bird Collection

Photo-1, Photo-2; Article chandra.as.utexas.edu–"Birds of Ecuador"

Velvet-purple Coronet photo gallery VIREO

Photo-High Res; Article surfbirds–"Northern Ecuador"

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