Hummingbirds are New World birds that constitute the family Trochilidae. They
are among the smallest of birds, most species measuring in the 7.5–13 cm (3–5
in) range. Indeed, the smalles...
Hummingbird: Theer are 338 species of hummingbirds classified in Apodiformes:
Trochilidae; all occur in the Western Hemisphere.
TAXONOMY FOR THE RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD. KINGDOM
ANIMALIA. PHYLUM. CHORDATA. (animals with spinal chords). SUBPHYLUM.
Hummingbirds(Order: APODIFORMES, Family: TROCHILIDAE) ... database
includes 584 of the more than 700 regularly occurring North American bird
Mar 9, 2004 ... Genus Hemaris. Species thysbe (Hummingbird Clearwing - Hodges#7853).
Hodges Number. 7853. Synonyms and other taxonomic changes.
Hummingbird Classification. All hummingbirds are in the kingdom Animalia,
phylum Chordata, class Aves, order Apodiformes and family Trochilidae. Only
PhylumChordatachordates. Chordata: information ... GenusArchilochusruby-
throated hummingbirds ... SpeciesArchilochus colubrisruby-throated
The hummingbird family is very large, with over 330 species and 115 genera,
mostly south of the U.S. Hummingbirds are found only in the Western
genetic estimate for 151 hummingbird species, we provide an expanded informal
... The taxonomy of hummingbirds presents special chal- lenges for avian ...
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