The meticulous paintings of an acclaimed artist and distinguished naturalist are represented in this exceptional collection of hummingbirds. This superb poster replicates breathtakingly detailed illustrations of all 18 of the hummingbird species native to North America. Included in relative, life-size scale are both male and female birds in various stages of development—adult, subadult, and juvenile birds—to reflect the differences in sizes. From the green violet-ear to the buff-bellied hummingbird, no hummingbird is left out, and birders and nature lovers will be dazzled by the array of species presented here.
Earth Sky + Water, LLC
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- Sibley’s Hummingbirds of North America
- Written and illustrated by David Allen Sibley, America’s most widely respected bird illustrator and ornithologist.
- All 18 species of hummingbirds- both common and rare-found in North America
- Includes captions which capture the gestalt of each species, detailed range maps, both in-flight and perched illustrations with call-outs
- Includes illustrated information on hummingbird behavior including flying and hovering, nesting, and feeding at backyard feeders.
- Handy fold-out format: 6 panels each 4? X 9?. Perfect for backpack, glove compartment, or kitchen table
- Indestructible waterproof lamination
- Instant access to just what you need to know