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    • Ruby-throated or Black-chinned Hummingbird
  • Scientific Names
    • Archilochus

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

tremontinstitute

Date

May 22, 2014

Description

We caught this beautiful male Ruby-throated Hummingbird during our bird banding session on 5/22/14.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

mdrearick

Date

February 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

jimmyaj

Date

March 27, 2014

Description

Macho

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

ricksnider

Date

December 12, 2013 11:58 AM CST

Description

Note P10 same width as P9.
Dingy colour.
This is a different bird from 2013-12-14 bird, throat is light.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

ricksnider

Date

December 14, 2013 04:30 PM CST

Description

A nice comparison of Black-chinned and Ruby-throated Hummingbirds.
Width of P10 relative to P9 clearly shown in both birds.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

ricksnider

Date

March 1, 2015 04:32 PM CST

Description

New arrival. Has completed wing molt while the one that was here all winter still has old P9 and P10
Both photographed today.

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

August 29, 2011 09:33 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

August 7, 2011 12:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 5, 2013 07:39 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

August 16, 2014 04:51 PM CDT

Description

I had no idea Hummingbirds nectared on Zinnias.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

gs323

Date

February 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri

Observer

ricksnider

Date

February 15, 2014 10:11 AM CST

Description

Leucistic Black-chinned Hummingbird

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Description from Wikipedia

Archilochus is a genus of hummingbirds. It consists of two small migratory species which breed in North America and winter in Central America, Mexico and the southern United States.

No range data available.