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    • Trochilidae
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

julio

Date

October 18, 2014

Description

Pino Real, Michoacán.

Photos / Sounds

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

February 28, 2013 11:58 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

February 28, 2013 11:55 AM PST

Description

With possible yeast infection (beak)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

krancmm

Date

July 15, 2014 09:24 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

cotinga

Date

June 22, 2014

Description

Found by Anna Wilson

Photos / Sounds

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

February 3, 2013 01:59 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

January 19, 2013 12:41 PM PST
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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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