Hummingbird is the Only Bird that Gets Attracted to Sweet Flavors: Study

August 23, 2014 12:39 PM

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Hummingbird is the Only Bird that Gets Attracted to Sweet Flavors: Study

Scientists in a latest research on hummingbirds have found that this bird has a sweet tooth that makes it different from other birds. They said that hummingbird's sweet tooth quality makes it an expert in nectar feeding and it is the only bird that is drawn towards sweet flavors.

During the study scientists examined the genetic codes of 10 bird species. During the study they found that genetic adjustment in hummingbirds was such this creature was attracted more towards sweetness.

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