RETIRED
Order
Caprimulgiformes
Family
Trochilidae
Genus
Eugenes
Neotropical Birds logo
Version 1.0

This is a historic version of this account.

SPECIES

Magnificent Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens

Ruth Partida-Lara and Paula L. Enríquez
Version: 1.0 — Published November 2, 2012

References

Introduction

Baltosser W.H. 1986. Nesting success and productivity of hummingbirds in southwestern New Mexico and southeastern Arizona. Wilson Bulletin 98: 353-367.

BirdLife International. 2012. Species factsheet: Magnificent Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 8 October 2012.

Enríquez Vázquez P.E., Mariaca M. R., Retana G. O. G. and Naranjo P. E. J. 2006. Uso medicinal de la fauna silvestre en los Altos de Chiapas, México. Interciencia 31: 491-499.

Escalante-Pliego B. P. 1988. Aves de Nayarit. Universidad Autonoma de Nararit.

García-C. J. M. and Zahawi R. A. 2006. Predation by a Blue-crowned Motmot (Momotus momota) on a hummingbird. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118: 261-263.

Graves, G.R. 1978. Predation on hummingbird by oropendola. Condor 80: 251.

Howell, S.N.G. 2010. Molt in North American birds. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, New York, New York.

McGuire, J.A., C.C. Witt, D.L. Altshuler, and J.V. Remsen, Jr. 2007. Phylogenetic systematics and biogeography of hummingbirds: Bayesian and maximum likelihood analyses of partitioned data and selection of an appropriate partitioning strategy. Systematic Biology 56: 837-856.

McGuire, J.A., C.C. Witt, J.V. Remsen, Jr., R. Dudley, and D.L. Altshuler. 2009. A higher-level taxonomy for hummingbirds. Journal of Ornithology 150: 155-165.

Miller, R.S., and C.L. Gass. 1985. Survivorship in hummingbirds: is predation important? Auk 102: 175-178.

Navarro S., A.G. 1992. Altitudinal distribution of birds in the Sierra Madre del Sur, Guerrero, México. Condor 94: 29-39.

Partida-Lara R. 2011. Abundancia de colibríes y el uso de flores en la Reserva Ecológica Huitepec. El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas. Tesis de maestría. Pp. 67.

Partida-Lara, R., Enríquez, R. P.L., Rangel-Salazar, J.L., Lara-Rodríguez and Martínez-Ico, M. 2012. Abundancia de colibríes y uso de flores en un bosque templado del sureste de México. Revista de Biología Tropical 60: 1621-1630.

Powers, Donald R. 1996. Magnificent Hummingbird (Eugenes fulgens), The Birds of North America Online (A. Poole, editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York; retrieved from the Birds of North America Online.

Powers, D.R., J.A. Van Hook, E.A. Sandlin, and T.J. McWhorterJ. 2010. Arthropod foraging by a southeastern Arizona hummingbird guild. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122:494-502.

Ridgely, R., and J.A. Gwynne. 1993. Guia de las Aves de Panama. Incluyendo Costa Rica, Nicaragua y Honduras. Asociación Nacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza, ANCON. Colombia

Ridgway, R. 1911. The birds of North and Middle America. Part V. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 50, part 5.

Schuchmann, K.L. 1999. Family Trochilidae (Hummingbirds). Pages 468-680 in J. del Hoyo, J., A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal. Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 5. Barn-Owls to hummingbirds. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Stiles, F.G., and A.F. Skutch. 1989. A guide to the birds of Costa Rica. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York.

Parker, T. A., III, D. F. Stotz, and J. W. Fitzpatrick. 1996. Ecological and distributional databases. Pages 113-436 in D. F. Stotz, J. W. Fitzpatrick, T. A. Parker III, and D. K. Moskovits, Neotropical birds: ecology and conservation. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois.

Tello-Ramos, M.C., T.A. Hurly, and S.D. Healy. 2014. Female hummingbirds do not relocate rewards using colour cues. Animal Behaviour 93: 129-133.

Wolf, L. L., F. G. Stiles, and F. R. Hainsworth. 1976. Ecological organization of a tropical highland hummingbird community. J. Anim. Ecol. 45:349-379.

Recommended Citation

Partida-Lara, R. and P. L. Enríquez (2012). Magnificent Hummingbird (Eugenes fulgens), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.maghum.01