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Ruby-throated hummingbird

Archilochus colubris

Description:

This is the only species of hummingbird that regularly nests east of the Mississippi River in North America.

Habitat:

Seen in my backyard


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6 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB 2 years ago

Belated thanks to you, Jerry!

JerryMorrow
JerryMorrow 2 years ago

Maria, wonderful sighting and the photos are terrific!

Maria dB
Maria dB 2 years ago

Belated thanks, Carol!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 2 years ago

Lovely series and spot! WOW!

Maria dB
Maria dB 2 years ago

I thought so, too, Daniela!

DB
DB 2 years ago

A lovely visitor of your backyard!

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.93, Long: -79.04

Spotted on Sep 14, 2012
Submitted on Sep 16, 2012

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