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Mrs. Humming Bird"s double and other nature stories

Frances Joyce Farnsworth

Mrs. Humming Bird"s double and other nature stories

by Frances Joyce Farnsworth

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Published by Abingdon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Juvenile fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frances Joyce Farnsworth ; ill. by George A. King.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.F23 Mm
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6747398M
    LC Control Number30023659
    OCLC/WorldCa5254617

    COURTSHIP & REPRODUCTION. As Ruby-throated Hummingbird (RTHU) females arrive, males attempt to attract their attention with spectacular courtship flights in which a male flies upward 15m or more and then dives down at top speed, pulling up at the last moment to complete a U-shaped pattern; the pattern is usually repeated several times before the male takes a break. HUMMINGBIRD MYTH # All The Hummingbirds At My Feeders This Summer Are Females Because They Have White Throats. It is easy to sex adult Ruby-throated Hummingbirds when they arrive during spring migration; all the males have red gorgets and all the females have throats that are white (or lightly streaked with very pale gray).By mid-summer, however, sexing white-throated RTHU at your feeder is.

      According to the book, women are just there to work for the man, raise children, and to have sex with the husband. The women do not have the rights of a man and unfortunately they live a life shame. Unlike a typical woman, Hummingbird was not a . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Adams, H.G. (Henry Gardiner), or Humming birds, described and illustrated. London, Groombridge and Sons [].

    Jeanette Larson, author. Jeanette Larson is the author of professional books for librarians, including Bringing Mysteries Alive for Children and Adults(Linwood).She also served as a compiler and contributor for Quilt of the States (National Geographic), which features fabric art by Adrienne Yorinks. She lives in Rockport, Texas. I'm glad to hear from other bird enthusiast. Lately I have been providing over 2 1/2 gals. daily to over hummingbirds. I invited some of my neighbors to help feed the birds and they love it too!!!


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