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Photo: Hummingbird hangout

 

Roger Dey

A pair of rufous hummingbirds harass a female calliope hummingbird as they compete over a feeder near Lincoln last week.

A pair of rufous hummingbirds harass a female calliope hummingbird as they compete over a feeder near Lincoln last week. The hummingbirds represent two of the three species that spend their summers in Montana. Though there wasn't a black-chinned hummingbird to be seen, up to eight rufous and calliope hummingbirds frequented the feeder.

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