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Hummingbirds, their life and behavior

a photographic study of the North American species

by Esther Quesada Tyrrell

  • 320 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Crown in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Hummingbirds.,
    • Birds -- North America.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementphotographs by Robert A. Tyrrell ; text by Esther Quesada Tyrrell.
      ContributionsTyrrell, Robert A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL696.A558 T87 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 212 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2841351M
      ISBN 100517553368
      LC Control Number84003231

      Feeding, Foraging, and Reader Observations Article Topics The Avian Nectar Feeders True Nectar Feeders Bill Shape Foraging Efficiency Flexible Bills Feeding Sugar Solutions Readers' Observations The Avian Nectar Feeders When the words 'nectar feeder' come to mind, most people envision hummingbirds gracefully flitting around flowers in a bed or on a shrub. But that is not the whole story. . Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      A hummingbird’s night time body temperature is maintained at a level which is barely sufficient to maintain life. This level is known as their set point and it is far below the normal daytime body temperature of °F or 40°C known for other birds of similar size. 26 replies on “Basic Characteristics of Hummingbird Behavior” Luis.   Then I learned about hummingbird territoriality from Hummingbirds: Their Life and Behavior, by Esther Quesada Tyrrell. That’s when I gave up .

      This hardy little bird is a permanent resident along our Pacific Coast, staying through the winter in many areas where no other hummingbirds are present. More vocal than most hummingbirds, males have a buzzy song, often given while perched. In recent decades the species has expanded its range, probably helped along by flowers and feeders in suburban gardens; it now nests north to British. Hummingbirds’ stubby feet are only used for perching, according to Henderson, as well as Esther Quesada Tyrrell in her book Hummingbirds: Their Life and Behavior. Even if they want to travel a short distance, hummingbirds generally must fly there.


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