Habitat: Mountain meadows and forests, mostly open forests with streams
Food: Mostly nectar and insects, also feeds of sugar water in hummingbird feeders.
Migratory Path: Usually during Spring and Fall tends to move from the Lowlands to the South through the mountains
Behavior: Hovers over flowers and extends tongue deep into the flower. Catches insects flying in mid air. Also takes spiders from webs.
Conservation Status: Still common and widespread with declining numbers.