Scientific name: Amazilia amazilia

Amazilia hummingbird

The amazilia hummingbird (Amazilia amazilia) is a species of hummingbird, a family of small near passerine birds.

The amazilia hummingbird occurs in western Peru and south-western Ecuador. It is generally common, and can regularly be seen even in major cities such as Lima and Guayaquil. It prefers dry, open or semi-open habitats, but also occurs in forest. In its range it is easily recognized by the combination of a black-tipped red bill and mainly rufous underparts.

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