Hummingbirds (Trochilidae)

Needle-billed Hermit (Phaethornis philippii) - HBW 5, p. 543

French: Ermite de Filippi German: Orangefarbener Schattenkolibri Spanish: Ermitaño Picoaguja

Taxonomy: Trochilus Philippii Bourcier, 1847, Bolivia.
In past, sometimes placed in genus Ametrornis. Closely related to P. koepckeae, replacing it at lower elevations; also related to P. syrmatophorus. Monotypic.

Distribution: E Peru, N Bolivia and W Brazil (S of Amazon to W bank of R Tapajós).

  •      No videos available yet
  •      No sound recordings available yet