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Red-billed streamertail


Binomial name. Trochilus polytmus. Linnaeus, 1758. The red-billed streamertail ( Trochilus polytmus), also known as the doctor bird, scissor-tail or scissors tail hummingbird, is indigenous to Jamaic...

The Doctor Bird - Jamaican National Symbol


National Symbols ... For years the doctor bird has been immortalized in Jamaican folklore and song ... The origin of the name 'Docor-bird' is somewhat unsettled.

What is the name of the national bird of Jamaica? | Reference.com


The national bird of Jamaica is the doctor bird, also known as the swallow tail hummingbird. The bird is emerald green and black, and it's able to fly backwards,  ...

Doctor Bird - Jamaica Travel and Culture .com


The Doctor Bird (Trochilus polytmus) is the common name for the Swallow-Tail Hummingbird, the national bird of Jamaica. The feathers have a shimmering ...

10,000 Birds | What is the National Bird of Jamaica?


Feb 15, 2013 ... The national bird of Jamaica is the Red-billed Streamertail, known colloquially ... Name : Email : Website : Note: All fields are required to fill in!

Streamertails - Jamaican hummingbirds - genus Trochilus - AvianWeb


The Streamertail is the national bird of Jamaica. Their common name " Streamertailed" is derived from the male's two very long scalloped black tail feathers that ...

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Aug 6, 2009 ... One of Jamaicas native hummingbirds at the Rocklands Bird Sanctuary in Anchovy, Jamaica just outside of Montego Bay. This is the place ...

National Bird - Jamaica Foundation of Houston


The national bird of Jamaica, the Jamaica Hummingbird also called the doctor bird or swallow tail ... The origin of the name 'Doctor-bird' is somewhat unsettled.

Jamaica Gleaner : Pieces of the Past: Colourful Characters ...


Apr 5, 2004 ... Jamaica's national bird, and a species of hummingbird, is only found in ... These names are also considered to have literal significance.

Meet the Streamertail, the 'Most Beautiful Bird in Jamaica'


2 days ago ... The local name for the Streamertail is “doctor bird. ... Cloud forest in the national park by Susan Otuokon, Jamaica Conservation and ...

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National Symbols of Jamaica


Jamaican National Bird Lignum Vitae vitae Jamaican National Flower The Blue Mahoe The Blue Mahoe (Hibiscus Elatus) is the national tree of Jamaica.

The Jamaica Hummingbird - Aka, Doctor Bird - The National Bird of ...


The national bird of Jamaica, the Jamaica Hummingbird also called the doctor bird or swallow tail ... The origin of the name 'Doctor-bird' is somewhat unsettled.