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...
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.
The Doctor Bird (Trochilus polytmus) is the common name for the Swallow-Tail
Hummingbird, the national bird of Jamaica. The feathers have a shimmering ...
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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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Sep 22, 2016 ... The local name for the Streamertail is “doctor bird. ... Cloud forest in the national
park by Susan Otuokon, Jamaica Conservation and ...
Hummingbirds are the tiniest of birds that's very difficult to see while they dash
from ... There are four species that are indigenous to Jamaica, and our national
bird is the crown jewel which is the streamer-tail. ... Enter Your First Name (