Ruby-throated hummingbird Flagstaff
29 Sep 2017, 9:50 AM,
Ruby-throated hummingbird Flagstaff
We have what looks like a male ruby-throated hummingbird at our feeder in Flagstaff.  I'm saying "what looks like" because it has an orange throat (otherwise it's a dead ringer for ruby-throated; it's definitely not a rufous or Allen's).  According to David Sibley, ruby-throats can show orange throats in fall:

I'll try to get a picture if possible--he hasn't been cooperative so far.
29 Sep 2017, 10:01 AM,
RE: Ruby-throated hummingbird Flagstaff
Definitely get a picture! It's getting awfully late for hummingbirds of any kind (though I still have a few visiting my feeders), and most adult males have moved on. So, it's likely something quite interesting. Here's a link to some useful pictures put together by Sheri Williamson of all age classes of Ruby-throated:

Flagstaff, AZ
15 Oct 2017, 3:48 PM,
RE: Ruby-throated hummingbird Flagstaff
The ruby-throated hummingbird is still here as of Saturday October, 15th. He only seems to visit the feeder occasionally--I didn't see him for a several day period ending yesterday.

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