Hermits / Sicklebills / Barbthroats (Hummingbirds) – Species Photo Gallery

Below are photos of different hermit / sicklebill and barbthroat species. Please click on images to go to the respective species pages to learn more about these hummingbirds.


Little Hermit (Phaethornis longuemareus)
Reddish Hermit (Phaethornis ruber)
Cinnamon-throated Hermit (Phaethornis nattereri) - also known as Maranhao Hermit or Natterer's Hermit
Broad-tipped Hermit
Straight-billed Hermit
Rufous-breasted Hermit
Long-tailed Hermit (Phaethornis superciliosus)
White-bearded Hermit (Phaethornis hispidus)
White-whiskered Hermit
Tawny-bellied Hermit (Phaethornis syrmatophorus)
Scale-throated Hermit
Saw-billed Hermit (Ramphodon naevius)
Pale-bellied Hermit
Grey-chinned Hermit (Phaethornis griseogularis)
Planalto Hermit (Phaethornis pretrei)
Sooty-capped Hermit (Phaethornis augusti)
Green Hermit
Bronzy Hermit (Glaucis aeneus)
White-browed Hermit
Great-billed Hermit


White-tipped Sicklebill, Eutoxeres aquila
Buff-tailed Sicklebill


Band-tailed Barbthroat
Sooty Barbthroat
Pale-tailed Barbthroat (Threnetes leucurus)
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