Tag Archive: all of Eupetomena

Dec 27 2011

NESTING BEHAVIOR OF THE SWALLOW-TAILEDHUMMINGBIRD, Eupetomena macroura(TROCHILIDae, AVES)

Swallow-tailed Hummingbird (Campylopterus macroura) Science Article 1 abstract An August or winter nestling of Eupetomena macroura was fed only every 40-50 min for at least 24days in the nest, with fewer feedings at midday. As in other hummingbirds, it was brooded only thefirst week or two, and left alone even on cool nights after 12 …

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