This is a list of hummingbird genera arranged alphabetically by subfamily. The "
List of hummingbirds" page has a complete species list that is sortable by
common and binomial name. Taxonom...
Hummingbird: Theer are 338 species of hummingbirds classified in Apodiformes:
Trochilidae; all occur in the Western Hemisphere.
The phylogenetic tree above shows the classification of the Ruby-Throated
Hummingbird. It begins with the hummingbird's broadest classification, the
TAXONOMY FOR THE RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD. KINGDOM
ANIMALIA ... i.e., more than 100 different types of hummingbird species. Total of
ib.berkeley.edu/labs/mcguire/McGuire et al.HummerTax_2009.pdf
genetic estimate for 151 hummingbird species, we provide an expanded informal
... hummingbird taxonomy that includes, as major groupings, the Hermits ...
Ornithology has devised a system of systematics or taxonomy to classify the ...
The farther you go from the equator, the fewer species of hummingbirds you find.
Scientists arrange birds in a logical order by placing them in a taxonomic list.
Birds are in a class called Aves. Below this level are Orders, Families, Genus and
Jan 5, 2016 ... Fast beating wings and a furry body give the Hummingbird Moth the appearance
of a small hummingbird, but the moth lacks the long, thin beak, ...
The taxonomic treatment used herein distinguishes a total of 102 genera and 328
species (subfamily Phaethornithinae: 34 species; subfamily Trochilinae 294 ...
Hummingbirds belong to the order Apodiformes, meaning, "unfooted birds."
There are three families in this order: Trochilidae (hummingbirds),