The Blue Throated Hummingbird is the largest hummer north of Mexico with the northern limits of his range in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. His length is 4-1/2" to 5" and has a wingspan of 8". The female usually builds each new nest on top of her previous nest leading to "nest towers".
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