Globally endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)


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    • Metallura iracunda
  • English
    • Perija Metaltail

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Description from Wikipedia

The Perijá Metaltail (Metallura iracunda) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is endemic to páramo and elfin forest at high altitudes of the Perijá Mountains in Colombia and Venezuela. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 31/07/2011.