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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

jmaughn

Date

November 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Colibrí cabeza roja Calypte anna

Observer

bernabeaguirre4

Date

November 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Coppery-naped Puffleg Eriocnemis luciani

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White-bellied Woodstar Chaetocercus mulsant

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

Comunidad san jose violetas, chiapas mexico. (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

November 3, 2014

Place

comunidad san pablo (Google, OSM)

Description

se puede observar en bosque tropical perinifolio y hasta en cafetales.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Speckled Hummingbird Adelomyia melanogenys

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 19, 2014 12:47 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

jorgetrevino

Date

August 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Buff-tailed Coronet Boissonneaua flavescens

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 27, 2014 10:33 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

john8

Date

November 25, 2014 02:06 PM PST

Description

Sonny Bono Salton Sea NWR

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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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