Allen's Hummingbird

Selasphorus sasin

Order

APODIFORMES

Family

Hummingbirds (Trochilidae)

Code 4

ALHU

Code 6

SELSAS

ITIS

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HEAD

Allen's Hummingbird Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: Needle
  • Eye Color: Dark brown.
  • Head pattern: Unique pattern
  • Crown Color: Green
  • Forehead Color: Green
  • Nape Color: Green
  • Throat Color: Copper-red
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Allen's Hummingbird Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 10 cm (3.75 in)
  • Weight: 3 g (0.1 oz)
  • Size: Very Small (3 - 5 in)
  • Color Primary: Green, Rufous or Rust, Sheen or Iridescence
  • Underparts: White with red-brown on sides and flanks.
  • Upperparts: Green
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Allen's Hummingbird Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Hovers when feeding., Swift darting direct flight.
  • Wingspan Range: 12 cm (4.75 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Fan-shaped Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Red-brown
  • Under Tail: Red-brown
  • Leg Color: Black
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