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Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Selasphorus platycercus

Description:

Small bird; medium-sized hummingbird. Shiny green upperparts. Adult male has red throat. Adult female has white throat speckled with iridescent green or bronze.

Habitat:

Urban botanical garden, approximaely 5,000 ft. elevation.


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Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Lat: 40.77, Long: -111.82

Spotted on May 30, 2010
Submitted on Dec 1, 2011

Spotted for mission

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