Calliope Hummingbird

Selasphorus calliope

ML102099751


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Timothy Freiday
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eBird Checklist S46048695
Palo Verde Ecological Reserve
Riverside, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 33.6997, -114.4989 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Had 2 adult male in sunflower at the North end of the preserve. Heard and seen, including display flight by male. Male had gorget that was streaked and flared at the ends. Called similar to bchu, but also chatter call similar to cohu but less metallic and sharp. I've was being more aggressive than the other, chasing all other Hummer out. The other was resting and foraging. Pics of one tba

Technical Information

Model
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
f-stop
f/6.5
Focal length
204.3 mm
Shutter speed
1/400 sec
ISO
125
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
653KB
Dimensions
1945 x 1577

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