21 08 2012

Twenty-six species of hummingbirds inhabit Belize.  We’ve seen a couple of them so far, but they are quick, so difficult to identify so far.  We need to learn all these!

Trivia: Hummingbirds are the only birds that can fly backwards.

Here’s a list of who’s here:

For some fantastic photography of Belizean hummingbirds, go here and look at Maya Beach Photo Flickr photostream set of hummingbirds.  Gorgeous!!! Here are my favorites: 





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