Laura's Birding Blog
For the love, understanding, and protection of birds
Monday, April 23, 2007
If the flower fits the bill...
has a cool story about flowers evolving to fit bird and bat "snouts."
Check it out!
I've been lucky enough to see some pretty cool hummingbird bills:
Sword-billed Hummingbird (Ecuador, 2006)
Green-breasted Mango (Costa Rica, 2002)
Broad-billed Hummingbird (Arkansas, 2006)
Green Thorntail (Costa Rica, 2007)
Volcano Hummingbird (Costa Rica 2007)
Gray-tailed Mountain Gem (Costa Rica, 2007)
Cinnamon Hummingbird (Guatemala, 2007)
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