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Recent observations

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Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

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lulubelle

Date

April 29, 2009

Description

Private residence

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Dusky Hummingbird Cynanthus sordidus

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joanroma

Date

July 30, 2015

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

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tkoffel

Date

June 19, 2014 08:05 PM EDT

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Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

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jorgehvaldez

Date

September 7, 2016 12:43 PM PDT

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Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

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amandaandmike

Date

September 24, 2016 05:14 PM EDT

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Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

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kevinemetcalf

Date

January 1, 2016 10:40 AM EST

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Cinnamon Hummingbird Amazilia rutila

Date

September 30, 2016 11:28 AM CDT

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Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

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nanorca13

Date

May 16, 2013 05:08 PM PDT

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Magnificent Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens

Date

September 30, 2016 10:30 AM YEKT

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What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

kimberlietx

Date

September 29, 2016 10:04 AM CDT

Description

I've tried several times to capture the hummers in pictures. They were still too far away to get clear pics for a good ID. I really just wanted to document their presence at the location.

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Shining Sunbeam Aglaeactis cupripennis

Date

September 30, 2016 06:45 AM YEKT

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Black-tailed Trainbearer Lesbia victoriae

Date

September 30, 2016 07:30 AM YEKT

Description

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Description from Wikipedia

Hummingbirds are birds that constitute the family Trochilidae. They are among the smallest of birds, most species measuring in the 7.5–13 cm (3–5 in) range. Indeed, the smallest extant bird species is a hummingbird, the 5-cm Bee Hummingbird. They hover in mid-air by rapidly flapping their wings 12–80 times per second (depending on the species). They are known as hummingbirds because of the humming sound created by their beating wings, which sometimes sounds like bees or other insects....

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