Hummer ID

debbie321July 9, 2008

Hello, I am new to the forum and have a question:

I have these Hummers here, I cant decide if they are Black throat or Ruby Throat

Any ideas

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cathi2005

I live in Texas and the red throated hummers have a very definate color on the throat. I think that yours are the black throated variety.

    Bookmark   July 9, 2008 at 3:55PM
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debbie321

OK thanks! I thought that was what they were.
I havent seen any red throats - wish I DID!!!

    Bookmark   July 9, 2008 at 11:28PM
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lorna-organic

You can check out hummingbirds.net for photos of various species of hummingbirds. They also tell you which types you can hope to see in your region.

Lorna

    Bookmark   July 9, 2008 at 11:30PM
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