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Amazilia beryllina

Berylline Hummingbird

  • Order: Apodiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae

Authors: Arizmendi, M. C., C. Rodríguez-Flores, and C. Soberanes-González


Conservation status

It is not considered an endangered species globally, but if included in Appendix II of CITES. In Mexican law is not considered threatened. It is a common species in its range and occupies disturbed habitats by humans is common in artificial feeders of the city of Mexico. Studies are needed on their ecology, reproductive biology and food, and encourage studies aimed at conservation.

Effects of human activity on populations

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Recommended Citation

Arizmendi, M. C., C. Rodríguez-Flores, and C. Soberanes-González. 2010. Berylline Hummingbird (Amazilia beryllina), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: