Puffleg Hummingbird Species Photo Gallery

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Sapphire-vented Puffleg (Eriocnemis luciani)
Buff-thighed Puffleg
Hoary Puffleg
Black-breasted Pufflegs (Eriocnemis nigrivestis)
Golden-breasted Puffleg
Emerald-bellied Puffleg
Greenish Puffleg
Coppery-naped Puffleg (Eriocnemis sapphiropygia)
Glowing Puffleg (Eriocnemis vestita)
Turqoise-throated Puffleg
Derby’s / Black-thighed Puffleg
Colorful Puffleg (Eriocnemis mirabilis)
Coppery-bellied Puffleg (Eriocnemis cupreoventris) or Copper-vented Puffleg
Blue-capped Puffleg (Eriocnemis glaucopoides) - Female

Also has white legpuffs, but does not belong to the Puffleg family:

Shining-Green Hummingbird
Blue-tailed Hummingbird
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