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Anna's Hummingbird

Green hummingbird sitting on a branch with many seedpods.

Anna's Hummingbird

NPS photo

Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna)

This beautiful hummingbird is present year round in the northern regions of the Sonoran Desert. Adult males have a rose/reddish-orange iridescent helmet. They can easily be lured to backyard hummingbird feeders.

Length: 4 in.

Diet: Nectar and small insects

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