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Broad-tailed Hummingbird
large product photo   Selasphorus plat

* May enter a torpid state when temperatures drop.

* Prefers streamside habitats in open woodland, brushy hillsides, and scrub oak with grasslands having good quantities of wildflowers.

* Tail has white in the corners.

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