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Scale Throated Hermit Hummingbird

Scale Throated Hermit Hummingbird

Scale Throated Hermit Hummingbird attracted to flower coated in sugar syrup. Hummers have possibly the highest of all metabolisms so that the sugar water is a food source, but not nutrient rich. The birds have to supplement their diets with insects.

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