Genus Doricha


Mexican Sheartail - The Mexican Sheartail is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found only in Mexico. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, rural gardens, and urban areas. It is threatened by habitat loss. D. eliza has been studied by Dr. Raul Ortiz-Pulido and colleagues en Mexico.

Order : Apodiformes
Family : Trochilidae
Genus : Doricha