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Photo © kimewart, some rights reserved
Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve (Google, OSM)
37.971782, -121.861398
Accuracy: 5494m
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Description

A pair of hummingbirds were observed near the Nortonville town site, chasing each other from branch to branch while chattering raucously.

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Hummingbirds - Photo (c) Anders Illum, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
kimewart's ID: Hummingbirds (Family Trochilidae)
Posted by kimewart almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Although Black-chinned is a possibility, Anna's would be way more likely. Did you observe any tail pumping while it was in flight?

Posted by kueda almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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No, I didn't see any tail pumping.

Posted by kimewart almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Ken-ichi may be right. I was going by the 2nd picture while looking at it on my phone and now that I see it bigger, it is a little more green than a BC would be.

Posted by invertboy almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Hummingbirds - Photo (c) Anders Illum, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
invertboy's ID: Hummingbirds (Family Trochilidae)
Posted by invertboy almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Hummingbirds - Photo (c) Anders Illum, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
kimewart's ID: Hummingbirds (Family Trochilidae)
Hummingbirds - Photo (c) Anders Illum, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Hummingbirds (Family Trochilidae)
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