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ruby-throated hummingbird (juvenile male)

Archilochus colubris

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Ruby throated hummingbird
Archilochus colubris


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16 Comments

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

thanks JVM and Dedes

JVM
JVM 9 years ago

Wow

dedes
dedes 9 years ago

great series..congrats

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

LOL that is funny!

p.young713
p.young713 9 years ago

They chatter at me from the tall Oak trees, I feel like they are scolding me for being near their flowers.

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

they flew by so fast like rockets right in front of me. at one time one actually tried to chase me out of the yard!

p.young713
p.young713 9 years ago

I know, I think they are fighting over the territory? I have a hard time taking photos of them, they are so fast. Lol, I love to see your photos, they are beautiful.

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

I love them too...it is so fun to watch them chasing in the backyard especially if another showed up...

p.young713
p.young713 9 years ago

Thank you, for joining the mission Susan. I love your hummingbird photos.

p.young713
p.young713 9 years ago

Susan I just started a new mission for spring migration if you would like to join it? http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/9036...

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

thanks p.young713

p.young713
p.young713 9 years ago

Very pretty!!

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

thanks for the ID Ashley

AshleyCollins
AshleyCollins 9 years ago

This is really nice, I think it is a juvenile male.

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

Liam, can you ID this little guy pls?

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

Liam..need help to correctly ID this hummingbird pls.

SusanEllison
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SusanEllison

Houston, Texas, USA

Spotted on Feb 15, 2012
Submitted on Feb 15, 2012

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