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Family Trochilidae: Humming birds information


Family Trochilidae: Humming birds informationVery small birds with green plumage (iridescent red or orange breast in males); long, needle-shaped bill for extracting insects and nectar from deep-cupped flowers, and exceedingly rapid, darting flight. Small feet.