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hummingbird
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Copyright: Vera Messias Marques (VeraMMarques) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 18 W: 0 N: 45] (461)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-09-20
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-09-28 10:59
Viewed: 4143
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Portuguese]
Hummingbirds are birds in the family Trochilidae, and are endemic to the Americas. They can hover in mid-air by rapidly flapping their wings 1580 times per second (depending on the species). They can fly backwards, and are the only group of birds able to do so.[1] Their English name derives from the characteristic hum made by their wings.
Fonte:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hummingbird


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Hi Vera,
In Alagoas, this can only be one bird. Adult female Anthracothorax nigricollis (Black-throated Mango).

Hola Vera, es una interesante captura, noto al Humm un poco oscuro ,a pesar de una luz que no le era favorable sin embargo resulto un bello click.
saludos

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