All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<b>Green-crowned Violet Hummingbird</b> male 
"Brillante Frentiverde"
<em>Heliodoxa jacula</em>  
Monteverde, Costa Rica
Feb. 26, 2011

The male of this species has a small violet patch of feathers on his <em>gorget</em> (neck).
Green-crowned Violet Hummingbird male "Brillante Frentiverde" Heliodoxa jacula Monteverde, Costa Rica Feb. 26, 2011 The male of this species has a small violet patch of feathers on his gorget (neck).

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