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Buff-bellied Hummingbird

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Buff-bellied HummingbirdAmazilia yucatanensis
  • ORDER: Caprimulgiformes
  • FAMILY: Trochilidae

Basic Description

The Buff-bellied Hummingbird breeds near the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, from south Texas to Mexico. It is probably the least-studied hummingbird that regularly occurs in the United States.

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Other Names

  • Amazilia Yucateca (Spanish)
  • Ariane du Yucatan (French)
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