Swallow Tail Humming Bird or Doctor Bird
The doctor bird or swallow tail humming bird it lives only in Jamaica. These birds’ beautiful feathers have no counterpart in the entire bird population and they produce iridescent colours characteristic only of that family. In addition to these beautiful feathers, the mature male has tow long tails which stream behind him when he flies. For years the doctor bird has been immortalized in Jamaican folklore and song. The origin of the name ‘Docor-bird’ is somewhat unsettled. It has been said that the name was given because the erect black crest and tails resemble the top hat and long tail coats doctors used to wear in the old days. the indigenous people believe the bird was a magic bird and the called it "god bird " believing it was the reincarnation of dead souls.