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Rufous Hummingbird

Selasphorus rufus


Green back, gray chest, and rufous rump. This is either a female or immature male.


At a birding campground with lots of hummingbird feeders. At the base of the Chiricuahua mountains.

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The MnMs
The MnMs 4 years ago

I would like to invite you to post your spottings of hummingbirds in the new mission for Hummingbirds of the New World:

KarenLockyear 4 years ago

Thank you very much, Ashley!

AshleyT 4 years ago

Thanks Reza! There were dozens of hummingbirds flying around everywhere, I was bound to get one to pose for me :)

Its almost posing for you Ashley, Beautiful !

AshleyT 4 years ago

Of course, Karen. Thanks for asking

KarenLockyear 4 years ago

Really lovely shot! I'm an amateur painter, looking to turn my hobby into a bit more. Would you mind if I painted this little beauty for personal use and possibly sale?

doyle2amy 4 years ago

So Beautiful!

AshleyT 4 years ago

Thanks guys! Hummingbirds are always beautiful little birds :)

armadeus.4 4 years ago

Beautiful capture Ashley! Quite a stunning little bird. Thank you for sharing :)

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 4 years ago


Arizona, USA

Lat: 31.91, Long: -109.14

Spotted on Sep 1, 2014
Submitted on Sep 17, 2014

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