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Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Selasphorus platycerus

Description:

Immature (nesting) some green end feathers are beginning to show

Habitat:

Found in the front yard of a friend's house. Nest was on a lower limb of a box elder tree. Also saw some flying near a feeder.

1 Species ID Suggestions

hatfieldsa
hatfieldsa 7 years ago
hummingbird nestling
Trochilidae


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3 Comments

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Adorable :)

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Beautiful pictures Gary, I love their tiny elegant little nests.

Cammie C. Jeffries
Cammie C. Jeffries 7 years ago

Amazing!!! It looks so cranky. Lol

GarySmith2
Spotted by
GarySmith2

New Mexico, USA

Spotted on Jul 29, 2013
Submitted on Jul 29, 2013

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