Green Hermit Phaethornis guy

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Polytypic: 4 subspecies
  • Authors: Alice McBride

Priorities for Future Research

Though some aspects of the biology of the Green Hermit have been researched intensively, others are largely unstudied. Additional research on phylogenetics, populations and demography, and behavior outside the breeding season would provide invaluable information to help further our understanding of this species.

Recommended Citation

McBride, A. (2012). Green Hermit (Phaethornis guy), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.