Black-breasted Puffleg

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Black-breasted Puffleg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Trochiliformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Eriocnemis
Species: E. nigrivestis
Binomial name
Eriocnemis nigrivestis
(Bourcier & Mulsant, 1852)

The Black-breasted Puffleg (Eriocnemis nigrivestis) is a species of hummingbird that lives only in Ecuador. The average length of the black-breasted Puffleg is 8.5 cm. It has a very restricted range, being found only on the northwestern parts of the Pichincha volcano. It is critically endangered.