Are you an avid hummingbird lover who can’t get enough of Ecuador’s diverse selection of hummers? Let’s test your knowledge and see how much you know! 

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Sparkling Violetear

Sparkling Violetear Hummingbird, Tambo Condor, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Sparkling Violetear Hummingbird, Tambo Condor, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

White-necked Jacobin

White-necked Jacobin, Umbellabird Lodge, Buenaventura, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

White-necked Jacobin, Umbellabird Lodge, Buenaventura, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

Violet-headed Hummingbird, Copalinga, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Violet-headed Hummingbird, Copalinga, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Black-tailed Trainbearer

Black-tailed Trainbearer, female, Quito Botanical Garden, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Black-tailed Trainbearer, female, Quito Botanical Garden, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

Tawny-bellied Hermit

Tawny-bellied Hermit, Birdwatcher's House, Santa Rosa de Mindo, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Tawny-bellied Hermit, Birdwatcher’s House, Santa Rosa de Mindo, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Sword-billed Hummingbird

Sword-billed Hummingbird, Quito Botanical Garden, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Swordbilled Hummingbird, Quito Botanical Garden, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Ecuadorian Hillstar

The Ecuadorian Hillstar, Chimborazo variation; Chimborazo Wildlife Reserve, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

The Ecuadorian Hillstar, Chimborazo variation; Chimborazo Wildlife Reserve, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

Gorgeted Sunangel

Gorgeted Sunangel, Tapichalaca Reserve, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Gorgeted Sunangel, Tapichalaca Reserve, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

Female Collared Inca

Collared Inca

Collared Inca; Bellavista Lodge, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Flame-throated Sunangel

Flame-throated Sunangel, Tapichalaca Reserve, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Flame-throated Sunangel, Tapichalaca Reserve, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Violet-bellied Hummingbird

Violet-bellied Hummingbird, Umbellabird Lodge, Buenaventura, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Violet-bellied Hummingbird, Umbellabird Lodge, Buenaventura, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

Velvet-purple Coronet

Velvet-purple Coronet Hummingbird, Angel Paz, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Velvet-purple Coronet Hummingbird, Angel Paz, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Green Thorntail

Green Thorntail Hummingbird, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Green Thorntail Hummingbird, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Green Thorntail Hummingbird, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Green Thorntail Hummingbird, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

 

Brown Violetear

Brown Violetear, Buenaventura Reserve, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Brown Violetear, Buenaventura Reserve, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

White-whiskered Hermit

White Whiskered Hermit, Mindo, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

White Whiskered Hermit, Mindo, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Green-crowned Brilliant

Green Crowned Brilliant, Buenaventura Reserve, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Green Crowned Brilliant, Buenaventura Reserve, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Fawn-breasted Brilliant

Fawn-breasted Brilliant, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Fawn-breasted Brilliant, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Violet-tailed Sylph

Violet-tailed Sylph, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Violet-tailed Sylph, Hummingbird Garden, Piñas, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Golden-tailed Sapphire

Golden-tailed Sapphire hummingbird, Copalinga, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Golden-tailed Sapphire hummingbird, Copalinga, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Fork-tailed Woodnymph

Fork-tailed Woodnymph, Wildsumaco Lodge, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Fork-tailed Woodnymph, Wildsumaco Lodge, Ecuador | ©Angela Drake

Want to Learn More About Hummingbirds?

In your quest to learn more about Ecuadorian hummingbirds, here are a few articles that should pique your interest!

WHERE TO SEE HUMMINGBIRDS IN ECUADOR

Birdwatchers from around the world come to Ecuador in hopes of seeing as many as 132 species of hummingbirds!

Hummingbirds and More at Tambo Condor

On the advice of friends, we decided to stop at Tambo Condor last week. We were on our way to Laguna Mica, the large reservoir in the heart of the Antisana Reserve.

EASY-TO-SEE HUMMINGBIRDS IN SOUTHERN ECUADOR!

On Google Maps, this special place goes by the simple name Jardín de los Colibríes or the Hummingbird Garden. 

BIRDWATCHING AT THE QUITO BOTANICAL GARDEN

At the heart of Quito lies Parque Carolina, a bustling inner city park with a protected and secluded space that is perfect for spotting birds, the Quito Botanical Garden.