Antillean Crested Hummingbird

Orthorhyncus cristatus - Colibri huppé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Apodiformes

  • Family
    :

    Trochilidés

  • Genus
    :

    Orthorhyncus

  • Species
    :

    cristatus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 10 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 3.5 à 4 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Antillean Crested Hummingbird (Orthorhyncus cristatus) is a species of bird in the Trochilidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Orthorhyncus cristatus exilis (Puerto Rico through the Lesser Antilles to St. Lucia)
  • Orthorhyncus cristatus ornatus (St, Vincent I.. s Lesser Antilles.)
  • Orthorhyncus cristatus cristatus (Barbados I.. s Lesser Antilles.)
  • Orthorhyncus cristatus emigrans (Grenada and the Grenadine Is.. s Lesser Antilles.)

Foreign names

  • Colibri huppé,
  • Colibrí Crestado,
  • Haubenkolibri,
  • antillai sisakoskolibri,
  • Antilliaanse Kuifkolibrie,
  • Colibrì crestato,
  • Blåtofsad kolibri,
  • Toppkolibri,
  • kolibrík chochlatý,
  • kolibřík chocholatý,
  • Blåtoppet Kolibri,
  • antillientöyhtökolibri,
  • colibrí crestat,
  • igłodziobek,
  • Хохлатый колибри,
  • アンチルカンムリハチドリ,
  • 凤头蜂鸟,
  • 鳳頭蜂鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Urban Areas, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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