What do we know about arica picaflor? 1


The Chilean Woodstar (Eulidia yarrellii) is the smallest bird in Chile and one of the smallest hummingbirds in the world.

Characteristics of the males; they measure between 8-9 cms. Its weight varies between 2.3 - 2.5 grams. Metallic olive green head and tops. Iridescent throat, purple and red with blue tones seen from the side and black front view; rest of the lower parts white-brown and its pretty tail strongly bifurcated.

Photo by José Cañas #picaflordearica #ongpicaflordearica

Author: Juan Aguirre Castro. # picaflordearica # ongpicaflordearica