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Tiny birds capable of hovering flight.
Long bills help them drink nectar from flowers and capture tiny prey.

In Stanley Park
Calypte anna Calypte anna
Hummingbird, Anna's

Selasphorus rufus Selasphorus rufus
Hummingbird, Rufous


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