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Recent observations

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

fredbell

Date

January 31, 2015 09:54 AM PST

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Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

January 18, 2015 02:10 PM CST

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Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

January 30, 2015 02:00 PM CST

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No photos or sounds

What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

jwedmonds

Date

January 31, 2015 09:05 AM PST

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Square

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

January 30, 2015 01:54 PM CST

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Square

What

Green-breasted Mango Anthracothorax prevostii

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

January 30, 2015 03:28 PM CST

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Square

What

Colibrí pico ancho Cynanthus latirostris

Date

January 30, 2015 02:57 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

anna's hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

jlboone2

Date

January 30, 2015 10:30 AM PST

Description

3

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What

Mexican Sheartail Doricha eliza

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

January 30, 2015 11:15 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Mexican Sheartail Doricha eliza

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

January 30, 2015 11:12 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

tiwane

Date

January 29, 2015 04:16 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

belenjd

Date

December 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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