Genus Trochilus Linn.

The members of this genus as now restricted are only two in number—T. Colubris and T. Alexandria. Both these birds are of moderate size and of elegant proportions. The males are decorated with richly-coloured gorgets, while the females are clothed in a sombre livery.

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