San Lucas, Ecuador.
Closely related to H. exortis and often regarded as conspecific, but differs in (in male) short matt black chin patch vs longer glittering royal blue chin patch (2) and glittering flame-gold vs glittering pink gorget (3), (in male; possibly both sexes) less glossy, slightly paler green upperparts (1), and (both sexes) shorter tail (at least 1). Two subspecies recognized.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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