Monarch Over-Wintering Count
Antillean Crested Hummingbird / Orthorhynchus cristatus

Status

 


Ecological Relationships

Banana


Characteristics

Habitat

Natural Catastrophic Event Importance

Although these hummingbirds appear to be very fragile, the large varity of flora that they pollinate makes them a vital part of the recovery process.


Observations

Due to the limited amount of natural food sources they are very territorial and require human involvement in order to substantially expand their population.



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