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Archilochus colubris (Ruby-throated Hummingbird)

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Wikipedia Abstract

The Ruby-Throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris), is a small hummingbird. It is the only species of hummingbird that regularly nests east of the Mississippi River in North America.
View Wikipedia Record: Archilochus colubris

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  3.1 grams
Birth Weight [2]  1 grams
Female Maturity [2]  1 year
Male Maturity [2]  1 year
Clutch Size [4]  2
Clutches / Year [2]  2
Diet [3]  Herbivore
Incubation [2]  13 days
Maximum Longevity [2]  9 years
Migration [3]  Intracontinental

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Map Climate Land
Use
Alberta Mountain forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Alberta-British Columbia foothills forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Allegheny Highlands forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian-Blue Ridge forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Atlantic coastal pine barrens United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Bahamian pine mosaic Bahamas Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests  
Bajío dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Balsas dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Belizean pine forests Belize Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Canadian Aspen forests and parklands Canada Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central American Atlantic moist forests Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Central American dry forests Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Central American montane forests Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Central American pine-oak forests Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Central and Southern mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central British Columbia Mountain forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central forest-grasslands transition United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central Mexican matorral Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central U.S. hardwood forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Chiapas Depression dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Chiapas montane forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Chihuahuan desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Chimalapas montane forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Costa Rican seasonal moist forests Costa Rica Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Cuban cactus scrub Cuba Neotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Cuban dry forests Cuba Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Cuban moist forests Cuba Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Cuban pine forests Cuba Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests  
Cuban wetlands Cuba Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
East Central Texas forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern forest-boreal transition Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Everglades United States Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Flint Hills tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Florida sand pine scrub United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Gulf of St. Lawrence lowland forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Isthmian-Atlantic moist forests Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Isthmian-Pacific moist forests Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Jalisco dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Meseta Central matorral Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Middle Atlantic coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Miskito pine forests Honduras, Nicaragua Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Mississippi lowland forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Motagua Valley thornscrub Guatemala Neotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
New England-Acadian forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northeastern coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northern mixed grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern tall grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Oaxacan montane forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Ozark Mountain forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Pantanos de Centla Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Petén-Veracruz moist forests Mexico, Guatemala, Belize Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Piney Woods forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Sierra de los Tuxtlas Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Sierra Madre de Chiapas moist forest Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sierra Madre de Oaxaca pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Madre del Sur pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Madre Oriental pine-oak forests Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
South Florida rocklands United States Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeastern conifer forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Southeastern mixed forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Pacific dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Talamancan montane forests Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Tamaulipan matorral Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Tamaulipan mezquital Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Tehuacán Valley matorral Mexico Neotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Texas blackland prairies United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Upper Midwest forest-savanna transition United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Veracruz dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Veracruz moist forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Veracruz montane forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Gulf Coastal grasslands Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands  
Yucatán dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Yucatán moist forests Mexico, Guatemala, Belize Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Acadia National Park II 35996 Maine, United States
Algonquin Provincial Park IV 1868802 Ontario, Canada
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore II 36006 Wisconsin, United States
Assateague Island National Seashore II 8621 Maryland, United States
Audubon National Wildlife Refuge IV 14642 North Dakota, United States
Badlands National Park II 178535 South Dakota, United States
Big Bend Biosphere Reserve National Park II 815561 Texas, United States
Big Cypress National Preserve V 732120 Florida, United States
Big Thicket Biosphere Reserve National Park II 616880 Texas, United States
Biscayne National Park II 11085 Florida, United States
Blackbeard Island National Wildlife Refuge IV 4842 Georgia, United States
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge VI 19192 Maryland, United States
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge VI 16363 Delaware, United States
Buffalo National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 59947 Arkansas, United States
Canaveral National Seashore II 9090 Florida, United States
Cape Breton Highlands National Park II 234333 Nova Scotia, Canada  
Cape Cod National Seashore II 21724 Massachusetts, United States
Cape Hatteras National Seashore II 21476 North Carolina, United States
Cape Lookout National Seashore II 18379 North Carolina, United States
Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge IV 8964 South Carolina, United States
Carolinian-South Atlantic Biosphere Reserve 310228 North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, United States      
Catoctin Mountain Park National Park II 5994 Maryland, United States
Central Gulf Coastal Plain Biosphere Reserve 40530 United States  
Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve 9859505 New York, Vermont, United States  
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area V 7622 Georgia, United States
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Hist. Park National Historical Park V 19586 Maryland, District of Columbia, United States
Chickasaw National Recreation Area V 7025 Oklahoma, United States
Chiquibul Forest Reserve VI 148670 Belize  
Colonial National Historic Park National Historical Park V 9316 Virginia, United States
Congaree Swamp National Park II 6095 South Carolina, United States
Cordillera Volcanica Central Forest Reserve VI 150571 Costa Rica  
Cumberland Island National Seashore II 20629 Georgia, United States
Cuyahoga Valley National Park II 24907 Ohio, United States
De Soto National Wildlife Refuge IV 8007 Iowa, Nebraska, United States
Dzilam de Bravo Wetland Reserve 149170 Yucatan, Mexico    
Elk Island National Park II 47171 Alberta, Canada
Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge VI 66133 Arkansas, United States
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Forillon National Park II 61010 Quebec, Canada  
Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Nat'l Military Park National Military Park V 10384 Virginia, United States
Fundy National Park II 52716 New Brunswick, Canada
Great Smoky Mountains National Park II 515454 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States
Greenwater Provincial Park II 11019 Ontario, Canada
Gros Morne National Park II 476632 Newfoundland, Canada
Guadalupe Mountains National Park II 46114 Texas, United States
Horicon National Wildlife Refuge IV 21369 Wisconsin, United States
Hot Springs National Park II 5740 Arkansas, United States
Hubbard Brook Biosphere Reserve 7809 New Hampshire, United States
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore II 8272 Indiana, United States
Isle Royale Biosphere Reserve Ib 571799 Michigan, United States
Jean Lafitte National Hist. Park & Preserve National Historical Park II 17686 Louisiana, United States
Kejimkujik National Park II 94203 Nova Scotia, Canada
Konza Prairie Biosphere Reserve 8617 Kansas, United States  
Kouchibouguac National Park II 59161 New Brunswick, Canada
La Mauricie National Park II 131706 Quebec, Canada
La Selva Biological Station Protective Zone VI 6052 Costa Rica
Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge VI 28351 Louisiana, United States
Lake Superior Provincial Park IV 351011 Ontario, Canada
Land Between the Lakes Biosphere Reserve V 166264 Kentucky, Tennessee, United States
Long Point Biosphere Reserve 100325 Ontario, Canada  
Mammoth Cave Area Biosphere Reserve (Natn'l Park) National Park II 51235 Kentucky, United States
Manassas National Battlefield Park III 5132 Virginia, United States
Maya Multiple Use Area 1156412 Guatemala  
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve II 20461 Quebec, Canada
Montecristo National Park IV 9237 El Salvador  
New River Gorge National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 55591 West Virginia, United States
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve 470167 Ontario, Canada  
Oak Ridge National Environmental Research Park 20001 Tennessee, United States
Obed Wild and Scenic River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 5268 Tennessee, United States
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge IV 38256 Florida, United States
Ozark National Scenic Riverways National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 54621 Missouri, United States
Padre Island National Seashore II 42068 Texas, United States
Palo Verde National Park II 46190 Costa Rica  
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore II 67888 Michigan, United States
Point Pelee National Park II 5764 Ontario, Canada
Prince Albert National Park II 976762 Saskatchewan, Canada
Prince William Forest Park 19378 District of Columbia, United States
Pukaskwa National Park II 459860 Ontario, Canada
Redberry Lake Biosphere Reserve 277252 Saskatchewan, Canada
Reserva de Mapimi Biosphere Reserve VI 849819 Chihuahua, Mexico  
Reserva de la Biosfera Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve VI 955579 Queretaro, Mexico  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  
Reserve de la Biosphere de Charlevoix Biosphere Reserve 1383790 Canada  
Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve II 762028 Manitoba, Canada
Rondeau Provincial Park II 5035 Ontario, Canada
Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge VI 23844 Oklahoma, United States
Sevilleta LTER Site Long Term Ecological Research IV 228335 New Mexico, United States
Shenandoah National Park II 108221 Virginia, United States
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore II 62563 Michigan, United States
South Atlantic Coastal Plain Biosphere Reserve 20317 South Carolina, United States  
Southern Appalachian Biosphere Reserve 37548505 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States  
Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve 3821173 Canada  
Tikal National Park II 142943 Guatemala
Upper Miss. River Nat'l Wildlife Refuge National Wildlife Refuge VI 25823 Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States
Virginia Coast Biosphere Reserve 33386 Virginia, United States  
Voyageurs National Park II 177960 Minnesota, United States
Waterton Biosphere Reserve II 121459 Alberta, Canada
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge IV 26618 Alabama, United States
Wind Cave National Park II 29471 South Dakota, United States
Wood Buffalo National Park II 11038545 Alberta, Canada

Ecosystems

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website Map
Caribbean Islands Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks And Caicos Islands, Virgin Islands - British, Virgin Islands - U.S. No
Madrean Pine-Oak Woodlands Mexico, United States No
Mesoamerica Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama No

Prey / Diet

Aedes albopictus (forest day mosquito)[5]
Apis mellifera (honey bee)[5]
Asclepias syriaca (broadleaf milkweed)[5]
Betula nigra (river birch)[5]
Bombus fervidus (Golden northern bumble bee)[5]
Calliphora vomitoria (Blue bottle fly)[5]
Camponotus pennsylvanicus (black carpenter ant)[5]
Campsis radicans (common trumpetcreeper)[5]
Cicindela sexguttata (Six-spotted Tiger Beetle)[5]
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle)[5]
Datura stramonium (moonflower)[5]
Eurosta solidaginis (Goldenrod gall fly)[5]
Hibiscus moscheutos (crimsoneyed rosemallow)[5]
Impatiens capensis (jewelweed)[5]
Liquidambar styraciflua (sweetgum)[5]
Lonicera japonica (Chinese honeysuckle)[5]
Stenocereus pruinosus[6]
Triatoma sanguisuga (Eastern blood-sucking cone)[5]
Robinia pseudoacacia (Post locust)[5]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acrosternum hilare (Green stinkbug)1
Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)3
Aix sponsa (Wood Duck)3
Alauda arvensis (Sky Lark)1
Amazilia violiceps (Violet-crowned Hummingbird)1
Ambystoma maculatum (Spotted Salamander)2
Ameiurus natalis (Yellow bullhead)1
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)2
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Eastern American Toad)5
Anguilla rostrata (American eel)1
Anthus trivialis (Tree Pipit)1
Apis mellifera (honey bee)5
Apus apus (Common Swift)1
Baeolophus bicolor (Tufted Titmouse)3
Battus philenor (pipevine swallowtail)3
Bombus fervidus (Golden northern bumble bee)7
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)1
Bruchidius cisti1
Camponotus pennsylvanicus (black carpenter ant)2
Cardinalis cardinalis (Northern Cardinal)1
Carduelis tristis (American Goldfinch)4
Cassida rubiginosa (Thistle Tortoise Beetle)1
Castor canadensis (american beaver)2
Charadrius vociferus (Killdeer)2
Colias philodice (clouded sulphur)3
Colinus virginianus (Northern Bobwhite)7
Corvus corone (Carrion Crow)1
Cryptotis parva (North American Least Shrew)4
Ctenosaura palearis (Honduran dwarf spiny-tailed iguana)1
Cynanthus latirostris (Broad-billed Hummingbird)1
Cyprinus carpio (Common carp)1
Danaus plexippus (Monarch Butterfly)1
Diapheromera femorata (Common American Walkingstick)1
Didelphis virginiana (Virginia Opossum)1
Eptesicus fuscus (big brown bat)4
Etheostoma olmstedi (Tessellated darter)1
Eugenes fulgens (Magnificent Hummingbird)1
Euphydryas phaeton (Baltimore checkerspot)1
Eurycea guttolineata (Three-lined Salamander)1
Forficula auricularia (European earwig)1
Gambusia holbrooki (Bore-drain fish)1
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)2
Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis (Greenhouse thrip)2
Hypentelium nigricans (Northern hog sucker)1
Lampornis clemenciae (Blue-throated Mountaingem)1
Leptonycteris nivalis (Mexican long-nosed bat)1
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)2
Lithobates sphenocephalus sphenocephalus (Florida Leopard Frog)4
Lithobates sylvaticus (Wood Frog)5
Lygocoris pabulinus (Common Green Capsid)1
Marmota monax (woodchuck)1
Meleagris gallopavo (Wild Turkey)5
Mephitis mephitis (Striped Skunk)3
Micropterus salmoides (Northern largemouth bass)2
Microtus pennsylvanicus (meadow vole)3
Mimus polyglottos (Northern Mockingbird)4
Molothrus ater (Brown-headed Cowbird)1
Myiarchus crinitus (Great Crested Flycatcher)4
Myocastor coypus (nutria)1
Notemigonus crysoleucas (Golden shiner minnow)1
Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt)1
Nymphalis antiopa (camberwell beauty)2
Odocoileus virginianus (white-tailed deer)5
Papilio glaucus (Eastern tiger swallowtail)3
Papilio polyxenes (Eastern black swallowtail)2
Peromyscus leucopus (white-footed mouse)2
Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)4
Plestiodon fasciatus (Five-lined Skink)2
Plethodon cinereus (Eastern Red-backed Salamander)2
Poecile carolinensis (Carolina Chickadee)6
Pomoxis nigromaculatus (Strawberry bass)1
Procyon lotor (Raccoon)1
Pseudacris crucifer (Spring Peeper)4
Psylliodes chalcomerus1
Quiscalus quiscula (Common Grackle)1
Scalopus aquaticus (Eastern Mole)3
Sciurus carolinensis (eastern gray squirrel)2
Sciurus niger (eastern fox squirrel)1
Semotilus atromaculatus (Horned dace)1
Sialia sialis (Eastern Bluebird)2
Sitta carolinensis (White-breasted Nuthatch)2
Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling)1
Sylvilagus floridanus (Eastern Cottontail)4
Tamias ruficaudus (red-tailed chipmunk)1
Tamias striatus (eastern chipmunk)1
Thryothorus ludovicianus (Carolina Wren)4
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)2
Zenaida macroura (Mourning Dove)1
Zonotrichia albicollis (White-throated Sparrow)2

Providers

Shelter 
Fagus grandifolia (American beech)[5]
Flavoparmelia caperata (flavoparmelia lichen)[5]
Pinus strobus (Eastern white pine)[5]
Pinus virginiana (Virginia pine)[5]
Robinia pseudoacacia (Post locust)[5]

Consumers

Mimiced by 
Hemaris thysbe (common clear-wing)[5]
Pollinator of 
Abutilon theophrasti (buttonweed)[7]
Aesculus hippocastanum (horse chestnut)[7]
Amphicarpa pitcheri <Unverified Name>[7]
Aquilegia canadensis (American columbine)[7]
Asclepias incarnata (rose milkweed)[7]
Asclepias purpurascens (purple milkweed)[7]
Asclepias sullivantii (prairie milkweed)[7]
Asclepias syriaca (broadleaf milkweed)[5]
Asclepias tuberosa (butterflyweed)[7]
Aureolaria grandiflora (largeflower yellow false foxglove)[7]
Campsis radicans (common trumpetcreeper)[7]
Castilleja coccinea (Indian paintbrush)[7]
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle)[5]
Datura stramonium (moonflower)[5]
Delphinium tricorne (rock larkspur)[7]
Gymnocladus dioica (Kentucky Coffee Tree)[7]
Hibiscus moscheutos (crimsoneyed rosemallow)[5]
Hibiscus moscheutos subsp. lasiocarpos (hairy-fruited hibiscus)[7]
Impatiens capensis (jewelweed)[5]
Impatiens pallida (pale touch-me-not)[7]
Ipomoea purpurea (common morninglory)[7]
Lantana camara (lantana)[7]
Lobelia cardinalis (Cardinal Flower)[7]
Lobelia cardinalis x siphilitica <Unverified Name>[7]
Lonicera japonica (Chinese honeysuckle)[5]
Lonicera reticulata (grape honeysuckle)[7]
Lonicera sempervirens (trumpet honeysuckle)[7]
Mertensia virginica (Virginia bluebells)[7]
Monarda bradburiana (eastern beebalm)[7]
Monarda fistulosa (mintleaf beebalm)[7]
Oenothera biennis (king's-cureall)[7]
Penstemon laevigatus (eastern smooth beardtongue)[7]
Physostegia virginiana (obedient-plant)[7]
Polygonatum biflorum (Small Solomon's Seal)[7]
Robinia pseudoacacia (Post locust)[5]
Scrophularia marilandica (maryland figwort)[7]
Silphium terebinthinaceum (Lucy Braun's rosinweed)[7]
Teucrium canadense (American germander)[7]
Trifolium pratense (Red Clover)[7]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Brandywine Zoo
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
Dallas World Aquarium
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo

Range Map

Link to Map
Caribbean; North America; Western Michigan University’s Asylum Lake;

Audio

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Citations

Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 06-Dec-2005, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Mulvihill, R. S., Leberman, R. C. & Leppold, A. J. Relationships among body mass, fat, wing length, age and sex for 170 species of birds banded at Powdermill Nature Reserve. (Eastern Bird Banding Association Monograph no.1) Hellertown, PA: Eastern Bird Banding Association, 2004, 184 p. 2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 3Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 4Jetz W, Sekercioglu CH, Böhning-Gaese K (2008) The Worldwide Variation in Avian Clutch Size across Species and Space PLoS Biol 6(12): e303. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060303 5Study of Northern Virginia Ecology 6Hummingbirds and the plants they visit in the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve, Mexico, Raúl Ortiz-Pulido, S. Anaid Díaz, Oscar I. Valle-Díaz and Ana D. Fisher, Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 83: 152-163, 2012 7Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Range map provided by Ridgely, R. S., T. F. Allnutt, T. Brooks, D. K. McNicol, D. W. Mehlman, B. E. Young, and J. R. Zook. 2007. Digital Distribution Maps of the Birds of the Western Hemisphere, version 3.0. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia, USA.
Data provided by NatureServe in collaboration with Robert Ridgely, James Zook, The Nature Conservancy - Migratory Bird Program, Conservation International - CABS, World Wildlife Fund - US, and Environment Canada - WILDSPACE.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011
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