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Are there still hummingbirds in Cape Girardeau?  Kathleen Anderson,
Columbia

On Thu, 9 Dec 2004, bob lewis wrote:

> A dark hummingbird is now using a feeder here in Farmington.  I tried to photograph it this morning but all I got was a silhouette.  It seems to be in the size class of a Rufous, possibly smaller than a Ruby-throated.  It has the white spots on the terminal tail feathers.
> The vertical cheek marks are barely visible.  Perhaps the apparent darkness of this bird is because the sunlight is behind it.  But even my flash didn't seem to brighten it up.  Perhaps one of the mist-netters would like to come check it out.  I won't be available Friday but I can give directions to the house.
> The address is: Don Asher, 109 Hawthorne, Farmington, MO 63640.  His phone number is 573 756-9139.  I am Bob Lewis 573 756-5484 and [log in to unmask]
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