Violet-throated Metaltail

Scientific Name
Metallura baroni
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Conservation Status
Endangered (EN)

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The Violet-Throated Metaltail, MTallure De Baron, Metalura De Azuay, or Metalura Gorjivioleta (Metallura baroni) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found only in Ecuador. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland. It is threatened by habitat loss.