This form, which comprises two species, both natives of Brazil, is remarkable for the bill of the male being different in structure from that of the female.
Habitat: South-eastern BrazilPlate 1 Grypus nævius Saw-bill
Grypus Spixi (Gould)
Habitat: BrazilPlate 2 Grypus Spixi Spix’s Saw-bill
Featuring all 422 illustrated species from John Gould’s A Monograph of the Trochilidæ, or Family of Humming-Birds arranged by color.