top of page

Calliope Hummingbird


Habitat: Forest glades, canyons and open mountains.


Food: Mostly nectar and insects however also feeds from sugar mixtures in hummingbird feeders.


Migratory Path: Relatively common, no effects to habitat loss.


Behavior: Often visits flowers growing inches from the ground. Hovers over flowers and extends tongue deep into the flower. Catches insects flying in mid air.


Conservation Status: Fairly common.

bottom of page