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    • Trochilidae
    • Trochiliformes
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    • Hummingbirds
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Recent observations

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Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus

Observer

ladylaurajane

Date

May 3, 2016 10:46 AM PDT

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Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris

Observer

gzepeda

Date

May 3, 2016 07:36 AM CDT

Description

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Berylline Hummingbird Amazilia beryllina

Observer

gzepeda

Date

May 3, 2016 07:54 AM CDT

Description

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Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

sarahnwilson

Date

May 23, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

Observer

royaazodi

Date

April 30, 2016 02:28 PM CDT

Description

The green backed with red coloration under the beak tiny hummingbird was swiftly flying and foraging between a bush's red flowers for nectar. Conditions were sunny and in the 80s and bird flew off eastward upon approach.

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Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

naturalist619

Date

April 23, 2016

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

texsus

Date

May 1, 2016 12:29 PM CDT

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Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris

Observer

andybridges

Date

April 30, 2016 11:34 AM MST

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Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

asjones

Date

May 2, 2016 09:19 AM PDT

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Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

kristin22

Date

May 2, 2016 10:07 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

April 26, 2016 02:16 PM CDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Cuban Emerald Chlorostilbon ricordii

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

April 12, 2016
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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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