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Ruby Throated Hummingbird

The thousands of miles that hummingbirds migrate each year - often returning to the exact same place - is literally awesome. Their stamina and built-in GPS units just amaze me.

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Haikulisms by Kule

RUBY-THROATED HUMMINGBIRD.....weighs 3 grams. In comparison, a nickel weighs 4.5 grams.....wings beat about 60-80 times per second in normal flight.....the most widespread among all hummingbird species

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Amazing beauty - an albino ruby-throated hummingbird in Staunton, Virginia ~ photographers Marlin Shank, aged16, Shaphan Shank, 14, Darren Shank, 12 & Allen Shank, 9. Visit the link to see the rest of their photos. . . . . ღTrish W ~ http://www.pinterest.com/trishw/ . . . . #beauty #hummingbird #photography

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Jim Hansel Ruby Throated Hummingbird

A ruby-throated hummingbird takes nectar from a beautiful red flower. Ruby Throated Hummingbird is available in two different size options.

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Male Ruby Throated Hummingbird like other male Hummingbirds entices his mate with grand, spectacles of flying acrobatics. Discover the wonders of the mating habits of the tiniest birds in the world. From: wildbirdscoop.com

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