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Anna's hummingbird (female)
Calypte anna

Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird feeding at a chuparosa flower.
Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird feeding at a chuparosa flower. Ajo, AZ.
Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird with young in nest. Ajo, AZ. April 2007.
Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird feeding young at nest. Ajo, AZ. April 2007.
Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird at nest with young. Ajo, AZ. April 2007.
Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird feeding young. Ajo, AZ. April 2008.
Anna's hummingbird (female)
Female Anna's hummingbird at nest. Alamo Canyon, Organ Pipe Cactus Nat'l. Monument, AZ. April 2008.

Size: 4 inches
Overall Color: green/white
Occurrence: town
Diet: nectar, insects
Nest: small cup
Field Identification: rosy red spot on throat
Season: year-round


Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Chordata (hollow nerve cord)
Subphylum: Vertebrata (backbone)
Class: Aves (Birds)
Order: Apodiformes
Family: 41 Trochilidae (hummingbirds)
Genus: Calypte
Species: anna

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