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Selasphorus rufus  (Rufous Hummingbird)

Photo of Selasphorus rufus by rod  innes
© rod innes (Photo ID #2037)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location powell river bc Photographer rod innes
Habitat coniferous forests, in our area prefers cedar branches low
Photo Date Upload Date October 17, 2007
Elevation (m) 61
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 2037
Notes Rufous Hummingbird- its range is the Pacific Nortwest and winters in Mexico In our area they build two nests one in april and just before the two babies have fledged the nest she will already be constructing the second nest, the male only mates with the female and does not contribute to the nest building or feeding.

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