The white-chinned sapphire (Chlorestes cyanus ) is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae.It is found in northern South America.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest.Show More
This species was formerly placed in the genus Hylocharis. A molecular phylogenetic study published in 2014 found that Hylocharis was polyphyletic. In the revised classification to create monophyletic genera, the white-chinned sapphire was moved to Chlorestes.Show Less
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NoNot a migrant
Animals that do not make seasonal movements and stay in their native home ranges all year round are called not migrants or residents.
The male has a prussian blue head and is green with a red beak while the female is brown and white with a black beak.