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  • Scientific Names
    • Archilochus colubris
  • French
    • colibri à gorge rubis
  • English
    • Ruby-throated Hummingbird
  • Spanish
    • Colibrí garganta rubí
    • Colibrí­ garganta rubí­
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • RTHU

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Recent observations

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

jessicaw

Date

July 8, 2014

Description

I believe this is the juvenile female.

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

jessicaw

Date

July 8, 2014

Description

I am guessing that this is the mother, since she sat with the juvenile male.

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

jessicaw

Date

July 8, 2014

Description

This was the first day that I observed the juveniles. This young male was claiming the territory and chased every bee, butterfly, dragonfly...that he saw in his area. He also went through the garden and tasted each different type of flower, but drank mostly from the Lantana.

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ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

jessicaw

Date

July 8, 2014

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

jessicaw

Date

July 8, 2014

Description

In this series of pictures, the skipper was actually attacking the hummingbird!

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Ruby-throated hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

July 11, 2014 11:44 AM EDT

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

connlindajo

Date

July 4, 2014 05:49 PM CDT

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

tonyg

Date

July 5, 2014

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

treichard

Date

June 29, 2014 02:15 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

ndodge

Date

September 24, 2008 09:00 AM EDT

Description

eBird import--

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No photos or sounds

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

ndodge

Date

May 13, 2012 02:00 PM EDT

Description

eBird import--

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No photos or sounds

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

ndodge

Date

May 8, 2012 07:30 PM EDT

Description

eBird import--feeding at the feeders

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Description from Wikipedia

The Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) is a species of hummingbird.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.