it was a warm sunny day (75), saw the anna's hummingbird was very still for a long period of time. Took the picture around 11 am
Breve descripción de lo que observaste
brown with long beak
He's been hanging around here so I gave him some food!
Kendall County, TX
San Diego County, California, US
With a friggin' cell phone on my front friggin' porch. Bam!
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....