Scintillant Hummingbird Selasphorus scintilla

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Christopher J. Clark


The author thanks Ignacio Escalante, Jen Marks, Teresa Feo, and Anand Varma for assistance in the field.  All photographs are copyright Anand Varma. Funding was provided by NSF IOS-0920353 to R. Prum.

Recommended Citation

Clark, C. J. (2011). Scintillant Hummingbird (Selasphorus scintilla), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.