Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Broad-tailed Hummingbird


Scientific Name: Selasphorus platycercus

Type: Bird

Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Size: 4 inches long; 5.25-inch wingspan

Weight: 0.13 ounce

Life Span: 3 to 4 years


Male – Facing Sun

Ad Konings (CC BY-NC)

Male – Looking Away

Ad Konings (CC BY-NC)

Immature Male

Laura Keen (CC BY-NC)


Foraging

Calling

J Job/NPS

Buzzing During Flight

J Job/NPS

Nest

Rachel Ames/NPS

Egg

Mouser Williams

Nestlings

Rachel Ames/NPS

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