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Sparkling Violet-ear

Colibri coruscans (Gould, 1846)

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Rolf A. de By 2000-02-05 Middle Cerro Tunari, Cochabamba dept., Cochabamba (Bolivia) (3400 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

471342
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans José Agustín López (Colección de Sonidos Ambientales - Instituto 2002-02-13 Reserva privada Yotoco, Yotoco, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Cauca (Colombia) (1400 a 1600 m) call -

BSA 11988

To obtain a wav file of the original recording, please contact csa@humboldt.org.co

playback-used:no

117695
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Bernabe Lopez-Lanus 08-01-2000 Alrededores de Roncesvalles_Tolima, Colombia (Colombia) (? m) Song (A) - Bird perched 48794
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2014-03-21 Área de Conservación Municipal Riberas del Zamora [Limón Indanza - Morona Santiago], Morona-Santiago (Ecuador) (850 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

178585
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Rolf A. de By 2018-06-02 rd Mollepata--Salcantay, Provincia de Anta, Cuzco, Cusco (Peru) (3400 m) flight call, song -

First a display flight song phrase, then continuing with regular song from perch

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

463196
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2012-05-12 PUEAR UNL, Loja. , Loja (Ecuador) (2270 m) Song (A) -   100871
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Andrew Spencer 15-01-2010 NW of San Marcos, Cajamarca, Cajamarca (Peru) (2500 m) song (A) - 'flight' song, given from a perched bird 44479
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Mateo Hernandez (Colección de Sonidos Ambientales - Instituto Hu 2000-01-14 Cundinamarca, Subachoque, Finca El Cerro, Cundinamarca (Colombia) (2900 m) call -

BSA 11056

To obtain a wav file of the original recording, please contact csa@humboldt.org.co

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

148356
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2014-03-21 Área de Conservación Municipal Riberas del Zamora [Limón Indanza - Morona Santiago], Morona-Santiago (Ecuador) (850 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

178588
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Felipe Velasco 2020-06-22 Hostal Xieti, Vereda Guáquira, Lago de Tota (5.553,-72.950) - Tota, Boyacá, Boyacá (Colombia) (3015 m) song -

Various individuals, active vocalisations from the start of recordings that day (7:50 am). They kept singing continuously for more than 30 minutes.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

571698
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Paul Coopmans 2000-01-00 Pichincha: 2 km E of Calacalí, Ecuador (Ecuador) (2900 m) calls -

playback-used:no

264462
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Fernando Castro 2018-12-22 Tocancipá, Cundinamarca, Cundinamarca (Colombia) (2600 m) flight call -

Ave perchada en Smallanthus pyramidalis vuela y produce el sonido

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

446943
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Bobby Wilcox 2019-10-21 RNA El Dorado, Sierra de Santa Marta, Magdalena, Magdalena (Colombia) (2000 m) song -

About 2m away in cloud forest near hummingbird feeders.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

511503
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Mateo Hernandez (Colección de Sonidos Ambientales - Instituto Hu 2000-01-14 Cundinamarca, Subachoque, Finca El Cerro, Cundinamarca (Colombia) (2900 m) mechanical,call -

BSA 11068

To obtain a wav file of the original recording, please contact csa@humboldt.org.co

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

148362
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Cristian Pinto 2019-08-04 Putre, Tarapacá & Arica y Parinacota (Chile) (3500 m) Territory Call, call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

498656
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Mitch Lysinger 2009-04-00 Tungurahua: Baños, Tungurahua (Ecuador) (1850 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD

playback-used:no

260474
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2012-05-12 PUEAR UNL, Loja. , Loja (Ecuador) (2270 m) Song & Trill (A) -   100875
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2012-05-12 PUEAR UNL, Loja. , Loja (Ecuador) (2270 m) Call (A) -   100874
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans John V. Moore 1999-02-00 Azuay: Cajas NP (low), Azuay (Ecuador) (3100 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD

playback-used:no

257806
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Meena Haribal 2010-12-29 -13.163068,-72.20289 about 6 or 7 KM from Ollantaytambo along Occobamba Road, Peru (Peru) (3800 m m) call -

Bird was seen quite well. It was defending some flowering bushes along the hedgerow of a field. It sat on a particular perch very often and called.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

153086
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans coruscans John V. Moore 1996-11-00 Napo: 'Cabañas San Isidro', 1-2 km SW Cosanga, Napo (Ecuador) (2050 m) calls -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD

playback-used:no

257807
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Thore Noernberg 2014-05-14 Finca La Huerfana, Tachira State - Venezuela , Táchira (Venezuela) (2200 m) call, song -

adult calling and singing close to the feeders of Posada Finca La Huerfana

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

179811
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Rolf A. de By 1991-12-21 Sorata, Larceja, Departamento de La Paz, La Paz (Bolivia) (2800 m) song -

With Sjoerd Mayer.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

471262
xeno-canto.org
Sparkling Violetear - Colibri coruscans Peter Boesman 2000-07-31 El Morro road, Merida, Mérida (Venezuela) (2000 - 2400 m) song -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 114 side B track 12 seq. A)

221284
xeno-canto.org
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