Top 10 Inhabitants of the Sonoran Desert

Hummingbirds

Hummingbird
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They are one of the tiniest of birds ranging from three to five inches. Hummingbirds when in flight have got the fastest metabolic process of all animals, what is needed to maintain the quick movement of their wings. They also have got the greatest life-span for creatures with such fast metabolisms. Arizona and the Sonoran Desert is paradise for this birdies – there’s no other place else in the USA where you will discover such a broad variety of them. These cute creatures flit and float, helicopter-like, near blossoms sucking in sweet nectar.

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