Anna's Hummingbird

This is the male. The irridescnet portions of the head, face and throat is called the "gorget". The males have the full gorget. As small as it is, it has one of the longest migration routs: well over 1600 miles.


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Taken 10:48 AM on February 10, 2011
Uploaded 1:53 PM on May 25, 2011
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Posted in Wildlife
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  • Canon EOS 30D
Place:
Wofford Heights, CA
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