Biodiversity - Green Hermit

  • Name: Green Hermit

  • Scientific name: Phaethornis guy

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Trochilidae

Status:  Common.

Size:  15 cm.

Weight:  6 grams.

Elevation:  up to 2,000 meters above sea level.

 

Lives in rain forest, cloud forest, and secondary forests.  Frequents the forest edge.

During nesting season, the male defends a well defined territory from other males of the same species.  These territories are relatively close to each other and within these, individual males sing to attract the female.

It is associated with heleconia plants.





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