You'll perhaps hear the distant bark of a harassed dog, or the fragile twittering of a bananaquit
as it sits on your porch rail waiting for a crumb of sugar.
At either garden, you may spot endemic birds such as the Bahama woodstar (a hummingbird with brownish tail markings), Eastern birds like the yellow-throated warbler, or West Indian birds such as the glossy black smooth-billed ani, or the bananaquit
(with whitish to yellow stripes above its eyes).
Conspecific females, males, and heterospecifics (Green-throated Carib [Eulampis holosericeus], Antillean Crested Hummingbird [Orthorhynchus cristatus], Lesser Antillean Bullfinch [Loxigilla noctis], Bananaquit
[Coereba flaveola]) were chased from the territory by the resident male Purple-throated Carib.
aurantius) (b) Jamaican elaenia <40 160 (Myiopagis cotta) (b) Bananaquit
(Coereba <40 80 flaveola) (b) Loggerhead kingbird <40 <40 (Tyrannus caudifasciatus) (b) Bananaquit
Lucia Black Finch (Melanospiza richardsoni), Lesser Antillean Bullfinch (Loxigilla noctis), Black-faced Grassquit (Tiaris bicolor), Antillean Euphonia (Euphonia musica), Bananaquit
(Coereba flaveola), and St.
Migrant Prairie Warbler, American Redstart, and Ovenbird, and resident Pearly-eyed Thrasher, Yellow Warbler, Bananaquit
, and Black-faced Grassquit were positively affiliated with at least one plant species in dry forest.
Metabolic rate, temperature regulation, and the energetic implications of roost nests in the Bananaquit