|Glossy Flowerpiercer Diglossa lafresnayii
Colombian name: Picaflor Lustroso
|Chingaza, Cundinamarca, Colombia
The Glossy Flowerpiercer is distributed in the Andes from northern Venezuela through Colombia and Ecuador to the extreme north of Peru. See the distribution map at NatureServe.
|It is found in shrubby thickets and cloudforest mainly between 2,700 and 3,700 metres where it feeds on nectar and insects.|
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