Hummingbird Pictures © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Mystery Hummingbird, Ramsey Canyon, Arizona, 8/06. It has been suggested that this is a Broad-billed x Berylline hybrid. Comments?

Female Broad-billed Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/06.

Captive Broad-billed Hummingbirds, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Arizona, 8/06.

Male Broad-billed Hummingbird, Patagonia Lake State Park, Arizona, 3/03.

Female Broad-billed Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Female Broad-billed Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Male Broad-billed Hummingbirds, Paton's Place, Patagonia, Arizona, 3/03.

Male White-eared Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/06 (note heavy molt.)

Female White-eared (right) and Blue-throated (left) Hummingbirds, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/06.

Female White-eared Hummingbird, Durango, Colorado, 7/20/05. Colorado's first record of this species, found by Susan Allerton on 6/19/05 and banded by Steve Bouricius on 7/13/05.

Berylline Hummingbird, Ramsey Canyon, Arizona, 8/06. (Dang it, focus locked on the bat shield and I didn't get another opportunity..)

Buff-bellied Hummingbird, Pharr, Texas, 3/05.

Buff-bellied Hummingbird, Pharr, Texas, 3/05.

Buff-bellied Hummingbird, Pharr, Texas, 4/04.

Male Violet-crowned Hummingbird, Paton's Place, Patagonia, Arizona, 3/03.

Male Violet-crowned Hummingbird with male Broad-billed Hummingbird, Paton's Place, Patagonia, Arizona, 3/03.

Adult male Blue-throated Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/06.

Male Blue-throated Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Male Blue-throated Hummingbird flashing its gorget, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Male Blue-throated Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Male Magnificent Hummingbird, Madera Canyon, Arizona, 8/06.

Female Magnificent Hummingbird, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/06.

Male Magnificent Hummingbird, Portal, Arizona, 7/03.

Male Magnificent Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Apparent male Magnificent X Berylline Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/03. Compared to the male pictured above, note the green crown and less distinct lower gorget border.

Plain-capped Starthroat, Ash Canyon, Arizona, 7/03. This is a second-year bird (banded the previous summer in Miller Canyon), just beginning to get color in the gorget.

Plain-capped Starthroat, Ash Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Adult female Lucifer Hummingbird, Ash Canyon, Arizona, 7/06.

Adult male Lucifer Hummingbird, Ash Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Gallery

Black-chinned Hummingbird Gallery

Anna's Hummingbirds, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/06.

Female Anna's Hummingbird, Jefferson County, Colorado(!), 10/5/03.

Adult male Anna's Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Female Anna's Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Juvenile male Anna's Hummingbird, Beatty's Orchard, Miller Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Captive adult male Costa's Hummingbird, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, Arizona, 8/06.

Adult male Costa's Hummingbird, Ash Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Calliope Hummingbird Gallery

Broad-tailed Hummingbird Gallery

Rufous Hummingbird Gallery

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org