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    • Trochilidae
    • Trochiliformes
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

zooga1961

Date

August 22, 2016

Description

Black chinned Hummingbird guarding one of the feeders in my back yard.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

zooga1961

Date

August 22, 2016

Description

pollinating the Turks Caps

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 24, 2016 11:08 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

cypseloides

Date

February 29, 2012 07:17 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

cypseloides

Date

May 28, 2011 08:29 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

roberto39

Date

August 24, 2016 01:50 PM CDT

Description

Llego por ahí a la casa

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris

Observer

juanrafael77

Date

August 21, 2016 06:20 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris

Observer

juanrafael77

Date

August 21, 2016 06:18 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

valt

Date

August 24, 2016 07:38 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Feisty fighters! Most likely the ongoing territorial battles among the black chinned hummers but they were moving too fast to confirm ID in low light

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

eliabentez

Date

August 24, 2016 02:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus

Observer

itmndeborah

Date

August 21, 2016 12:16 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus

Observer

itmndeborah

Date

August 20, 2016 10:31 AM CDT
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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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