Caliope |


Reader submitted photo of a rare hummingbird in Grand County.
Photo Courtesy of Molly Lipke |

A rare Caliope hummingbird rests on a feeder at the Lipke home in Granby last month. These hummers are smaller than our usual Broad-tailed hummingbirds, and the males have vertically striped red throat patches, or gorgets, instead of solid red.

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