Ruby-throated Hummingbird photos © Bill Schmoker

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Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Lake Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07.

Female Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Lake Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07.

Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Burnett County, Wisconsin, 6/03.

Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Burnett County, Wisconsin, 6/03.

Female Ruby-throated Hummingbird.

Female Ruby-throated Hummingbird. Note white "teardrop" and long wings that almost reach tail tip. Also note how similar this bird is to female Black-chinned Hummingbird.

This female Ruby-throated Hummingbird has spider web on her face!

Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird flashing entire gorget- gee, I wonder how these got their name!

Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird feeding, with only corner of gorget showing red. The throats of these often looks quite dark (compare male Black-throated Hummingbird.)

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