Xantus's Hummingbird Hylocharis xantusii

Sections

Behavior

Behavior

They feed lonely and often without defending territories. Consume insects looking among the leaves of pine and oak.

Social and interspecific behavior

The hummingbirds are solitary animals.

Recommended Citation

Xantus's Hummingbird (Hylocharis xantusii), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/xanhum