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Hummingbirds are New World birds that constitute the family Trochilidae. They are among the smallest of birds, most species measuring 7.5–13 cm (3–5 in).

Basic Facts About Hummingbirds - Defenders of Wildlife

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Hummingbirds are small, colorful birds with iridescent feathers. Their name comes from the fact that they flap their wings so fast (about 80 times per second) that ...

What Is a Hummingbird? - Characteristics and Behavior

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What makes these birds so different from other common backyard birds? When backyard birders better understand what makes hummingbirds unique, they can  ...

Description of a Hummingbird | eHow

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Description of a Hummingbird. Hummingbirds are fast, small and seem to remain within sight for only mere seconds. There are seventeen species in North ...

Hummingbird Facts - Annenberg Learner

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Facts about hummingbirds and migration. ... Hummingbirds. Hummingbird Facts Teaching Suggestions · turning in flight. Characteristics · hummer nest

Hummingbird | Define Hummingbird at Dictionary.com

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Hummingbird definition, a very small nectar-sipping New World bird of the family Trochilidae, characterized by the brilliant, iridescent plumage of the male, ...

Lucifer Hummingbird, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of ...

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Photograph of adult male, sound file, description, range and status.

Magnificent Hummingbird, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell ...

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Photographs of male and female, sound file, description, range and status.

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell ...

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A flash of green and red, the Ruby-throated Hummingbird is eastern North America's sole breeding hummingbird. These brilliant, tiny, precision-flying creatures ...

Species - Hummingbirds.net

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Each page features photos of the adult male (left) and adult female (right), a physical description, and additional info about that species. Where available, pages ...

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Hummingbird Description & Interesting Physical Curiosities

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The average hummingbird measures about 3.5 - 4 inches (8.9 - 10 cm) and weighs about 0.106 ounces (3 grams). The smallest - the Bee Hummingbird of Cuba ...

Hummingbird Facts - World of Hummingbirds .com

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Here are some interesting hummingbird facts and general information about hummingbirds.

Amazing facts about hummingbirds | OneKind

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Some hummingbirds are so small, they have been known to be caught by dragonflies and praying mantis, trapped in spider's webs, snatched by frogs and stuck ...