White-tailed Sabrewing

White-tailed Sabrewing (Campylopterus ensipennis)

Length: 12cm (4.72")
Weight: 10g
Description: large hummingbird, generally bright green, violet throat; green upperparts, white outer tail feathers, white spots behind eyes, white stripe above upper mandible but below the eyes, thickened and flattened shafts of outer primary feathers giving impression of sabres; and female (♀): similar to the male but duller; 2.5cm, slightly decurved, black bill.
Habitat: forest, forest boundary/edges, glade, grassland, highlands/mountains—middle to high elevation—parks, plantations, secondary forest, and woodlands.
Range: Tobago and northeastern Venezuela.

White-tailed Sabrewing Hummingbird



White-tailed Sabrewing—A Documentary