Other Names: none
Distribution: Guatemala and coastal Costa Rica and Mexico.
Size: 14 cm in length with a 22 cm wingspan.
Plumage: Males have a dark blue body, with some having brighter blue highlights on the cheek and above the eyes, and/or on the rump and wing mantle. The tail and flight feathers are black, and the face may have black streaks adjacent to the beak. The female is an unstreaked warm brown with a slightly paler underside. The beak, eyes, and legs are black.