Trochilidae


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Noun1.Trochilidae - hummingbirdsTrochilidae - hummingbirds        
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Apodiformes, order Apodiformes - swifts; hummingbirds
hummingbird - tiny American bird having brilliant iridescent plumage and long slender bills; wings are specialized for vibrating flight
Archilochus, genus Archilochus - a genus of Trochilidae
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Glenny (1953b) reported that, while two sternoclavicular arteries stemmed from the subclavian artery in the family Trochilidae (humming birds), no sternoclavicular artery existed in the family Fringillidae (finches) (Glenny, 1942b).
Key words: ecological niche modelling, Last Glacial Maximum, Last Interglacial, phylogeography, Pleistocene, Trochilidae
The family Proctophyllodidae was found in association with all Passeriformes examined, in addition to the non-passerine families Trochilidae and Trogonidae (Table 1).
Hummingbirds are New World birds that constitute the family Trochilidae.
TROCHILIDAE 27 Phaethornis syrmatophorus - - - 28 Schistes geoffroyi [C] - - - 29 Colibri thalassinus - X X 30 C.
Lepidopteros) Agradable Brillante, rojo Mariposas intenso, amarillo diurnas (Lepidopteros) Fuerte, dulce Blanco, crema, Mariposas (notorio en verde palido nocturnas la noche) (Dipteros) Suave variado Moscas (Consumidoras de nectar) (Dipteros) Nauseabundo Oscuros (verdosos, Moscas marrones, pardos) (No consumidores de nectar) (Familia No hay Brillante, Trochilidae, predominancia Colibries) de escarlata y Aves naranja, rojo intenso, amarillo, rojo cereza Polinizadores Forma Nectarios (Himenopteros) Garganta.
5) cooperii) Charadriidae Killdeer (Charadrius 0 0 vociferus) Columbidae Mourning dove (Zmaida 0 0 macroura) Trochilidae Ruby-throated hummingbird 1.
De estas, las familias Trochilidae con ocho especies y Emberizidae con tres especies, fueron las de mayor riqueza; esta dominancia fue homogenea para los tres parches de bosque (Figura 1).
Todas las identidades etnicas coincidieron en una atribucion de buena fortuna o suerte para el grupo de los Trochilidae (colibries en general).
What are the fast-vibrating flyers of the family Trochilidae better known as?
Notable endemic animal taxa include Ramphastidae, Tinamidae, Trochilidae and Troglodytidae among birds, as well as the mammalian groups Didelphidae, the Platyrrhini monkey families, and the superorder Xenarthra (Edentata).