Want to know more about hummingbirds? Perky-Pet has all the facts -- Hummingbird anatomy, hummingbird fun facts, hummingbird migration, hummingbird flowers, different hummingbird species and so much more!                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Want to know more about hummingbirds? Perky-Pet has all the facts - Hummingbird anatomy, hummingbird fun facts, hummingbird migration, hummingbird flowers, different hummingbird species and so much more! More - Hummingbird Gardens

A Broad-tailed Hummingbird almost frozen at 1/3200 of a second, by c_losc on Instagram (Carlos Cáseres Photography)

A Broad-tailed Hummingbird almost frozen at of a second. Even at those speeds I still got a tiny bit of movement on the wings and could not truly freeze the bird in mid air. The speed at which these birds move is something I still marvel at.

Bee Hummingbird (Mellisuga helenae), perched. CubaThere are over 300 species. (Family Trochilidae, order Apodiformes.) The long cleft tongue of a hummingbird is in the form of a double tube, which can be extended a considerable distance beyond the bill and withdrawn again very rapidly; the sternum (breastbone) is greatly developed, forming a suitable base for the wing muscles; the plumage has a metallic lustre. .

Bee Hummingbird (Mellisuga helenae) is endemic to Cuba, and is the smallest Hummingbird

Male Anna’s Hummingbird #25 by Thy Bun on Flickr

bellanes-in-archeld: should-be-sleeping: earthlynation: Male Anna’s Hummingbird. Photo by Thy Bun Who is Anna and how does she get all these hummingbirds to herself?

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