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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

zooga1961

Date

July 13, 2014

Description

hummingbird seen near visitor center. same hummer as yesterday white throat and whitish underside, so maybe female ruby throated hummingbird?

One black chinned hummingbird approached but decided not to when it saw me

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What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

zooga1961

Date

July 10, 2014

Description

Sunrise Hike to Cattail Pond I observed this tiny hummingbird on Escarpment Trail as I headed toward the pond

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

zooga1961

Date

July 12, 2014

Description

sunrise hike to cattail pond

this hummingbird was small maybe 2" and had white throat and white collar

did not get the opportunity to photo the face or underside

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What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

zooga1961

Date

June 28, 2014

Description

sunrise hike to cattail pond i observed this hummingbird near the visitor center

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

james3

Date

June 18, 2014

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What

Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

james3

Date

June 18, 2014

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

james3

Date

June 7, 2014

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What

Hoary Puffleg (Haplophaedia lugens) Haplophaedia lugens

Observer

scottolmstead

Date

July 23, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This flower was common near an active nest of the Hoary Puffleg and the nesting female was observed feeding on the flowers when she was not incubating. See additional images of the nest on flickr.

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What

Costa's hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

sue_meiman

Date

May 24, 2014 09:44 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

feeding on Galvesia junceae at refuge headquarters. 2nd photo for bill detail.

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What

Allen's hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

sue_meiman

Date

September 23, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Allens hummingbird, feeding at Gambelia. Cultivated specimen of species native to SCI.

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

james3

Date

October 31, 2013

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What

Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris

Observer

julio

Date

May 11, 2014

Description

En Presa La Vega, Teuchitlán, Jalisco, México.

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What

antillean mango Anthracothorax dominicus

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

March 3, 2014

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What

Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

edwardrooks

Date

November 8, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This first year male Costa’s Hummingbird has been reportedly seen at Vasona for almost 3 months.

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What

Tufted Coquette Lophornis ornatus

Observer

edwardrooks

Date

May 5, 2011

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What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

loarie

Date

January 27, 2014 10:13 AM PST

kjhurme Project curator ID

Adelomyia melanogenys

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What

Hispaniolan Emerald Chlorostilbon swainsonii

Observer

ronsavage

Date

January 20, 2014 11:05 AM EST

Description

Several observed in the area.

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Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

September 14, 2013

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Berylline Hummingbird Amazilia beryllina

Observer

julio

Date

January 2, 2014

Description

Colibrí Berilo alimentándose. Sierra del Águila, Ahualulco de Mercado, Jalisco, México.

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

james3

Date

January 18, 2014

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What

Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris

Observer

juancruzado

Date

January 5, 2014

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What

Ruby-Throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

tdavis

Date

August 11, 2012

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What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

ronsavage

Date

November 17, 2013

Description

Only one observed, not entirely sure what it is.

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Bird

Observer

ronsavage

Date

December 15, 2013

Description

Several observed feeding

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What

Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

rsmart

Date

December 10, 2013 10:50 AM PST

Description

Seen on the hummingbird feeders in the 1913 garden section of the Nature Gardens at NHM.

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Observer

rsmart

Date

March 22, 2013 01:59 PM PDT

Description

It was a sunny day around 2:00pm when I saw this hummingbird. Could not get a photo of its throat, but I believe it had the pink feathers of an Anna's Hummingbird.

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What

Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

rsmart

Date

December 19, 2012

Description

Saw around 2:45 p.m.
Sky was cloudy
Temp around 65 degrees F

Bird was flying around and seemingly "chasing" some other Allen's Humminbirds as well.

Was above some California fushsias and there are some humminbird feeders as well.

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What

Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

finatic

Date

June 22, 2008 08:57 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Observer

finatic

Date

July 22, 2007 09:49 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Rufous/Allen's Hummingbird
Without a good look at the r2 feather there is no way to differentiate these two species during migration.

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We are seeking photographs of wild hummingbirds feeding on flowers. The flowers can be native or cultivated - this information will be valuable either way. If possible, include an identification of the flower in the comments section.

Studies suggest that the local abundance and diversity of hummingbirds are dependent on seasonal food plant abundance. We would like to test this ...more ↓

5420-mini kjhurme created this project on July 12, 2012
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