For a taxonomic list of genera, see: List of hummingbird genera. For an
alphabetic species list, see: List of hummingbirds. Hummingbirds are New World
birds that constitute the family Trochilidae. T...
Hummingbird: Theer are 338 species of hummingbirds classified in Apodiformes:
Trochilidae; all occur in the Western Hemisphere.
Species: Archilochus colubris ... It begins with the hummingbird's broadest
classification, the domain, Eukarya, and narrows all the way down to the species,
TAXONOMY FOR THE RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD. KINGDOM
ANIMALIA ... i.e., more than 100 different types of hummingbird species. Total of
Many species of hummingbird also eat insects and spiders. .... There are
between 325 and 340 species of hummingbird, depending on taxonomic views,
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.
Taxonomic Source(s): del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and ...
The population trend appears to be increasing, and hence the species does not ...
Hummingbirds belong to the order Apodiformes, meaning, "unfooted birds."
There are three families in this order: Trochilidae (hummingbirds),
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