Contact Information

Texas Hummingbird Roundup
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Wildlife Division
4200 Smith School Road
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 389-4644


Texas Hummingbird Roundup:
Lucifer (Calothorax lucifer)

Lucifer Hummingbird
(Calothorax lucifer)
Artwork © TPWD

Found mainly in association with agave plants, this small hummingbird with a relatively large head is associated with shrubby desert foothills, dry canyons and oak woodlands of the Chihuahuan desert region of Texas. It has been recorded in much of the western half of the state.

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