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Paula Thomas

burlington vt


Bright spot in my yard on a rainy morning. Three seperate shots although they look pretty much the same.



Male Ruby- Throat Hummingbird

Male Ruby Throat

11 responses to “Male Ruby- Throat hummingbird”

  1. That is a female Ruby- throated Hummingbird, not a male.

  2. Texas Bird Family says:

    I think that’s a female. Note the green spots on the throat. The red is reflecting off the feeder.

  3. Paula says:

    Good point Texas Bird Family. I believe you and Caleb are correct ~ thanks! She’s a cutie!

  4. Texas Bird Family says:

    You’re welcome. Shes super cute!

  5. Texas Bird Family says:

    It’s a female.

  6. Texas Bird Family says:

    Males don’t have green spots and the red isn’t shiny on this hummingbird. It’s a female Ruby-Throated Hummingbird.

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