Snoring Hummingbird in Peru. Don`t forget to check out pictures added below with some facts about this bird from Trochilidae family.
Their English name derives from the characteristic hum made by their rapid wing beats.
They are among the smallest of birds, most species measuring in the 7.5–13 cm (3–5 in) range.
They are the only group of birds able to fly backwards.
They can fly at speeds exceeding 15 m/s – 54 km/h – 34 mph).
Hummingbirds drink nectar, a sweet liquid inside certain flowers.