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Black-chinned Hummingbird
  Archilochus alexandri

* May eat three times its weight in nectar on cold days.

* Occupies wide range of habitats, including riparian corridors, dry hillsides, and urban areas.

* Nest of stretchy spider webs expands as youngsters grow.

* Males feed higher up on canyon walls, females spend most of their time in canyon bottoms.

    Photo courtesy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department © 2006 http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/huntwild/wild/species/blackhum/    

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