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Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
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Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird male

General Description: Broad-billed Hummingbirds (Cynanthus latirostris) are tiny blue and green birds with a long red bill. The tail is broad and forked. The red bill has a black tip. The back is green, and the lower belly and undertail covers are white. Males have a blue throat and blue-green chest, while females have a green throat and white underparts. Females also have a white eyeline.

Taxonomy: Apodiformes, Trochilidae, Trochilinae.

Favored Habitat: Desert canyons and woodlands in southeastern Arizona.

Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird female

Where to Find: Don't look for Broad-billed Hummingbirds around Las Vegas. Rather, look for them on trips to southeastern Arizona.

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Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird male at feeder; Portal, Arizona
Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird male at feeder; Portal, Arizona
Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird female
Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird female
Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird female
Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
Broad-billed Hummingbird male
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Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris) Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)
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Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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