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14/05/2007 A new species of hummingbird is discovered in Colombia

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Hummingbird feeding in Colombia - Colombia Birdwatching

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SAVE THE NEW SPECIES BLUE-THROATED HILLSTAR!

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Frog species with yellow eyebrows found in Colombia

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Nearly 400 new species discovered in Amazon: WWF

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New hummingbird species discovered in Ecuador, Oreotrochilus cyanolaemus,

A new species of hummingbird was discovered in the Serrania del Pinche mountains of southwest Colombia. This hummingbird, which has violet blue plumage and iridescent green on its throat, is already critically endangered by the environmentally damaging illegal drugs industry in its habitat.
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