Violet-crowned hummingbird Amazilia violiceps


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The red-based bill, white underparts and purple crown identify this species.

Length and wingspan from: Robbins, C.S., Bruun, B., Zim, H.S., (1966). Birds of North America. New York: Western Publishing Company, Inc.


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