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Ruby-throated Hummingbird
20-NOV-2008 Dan Polley 2008

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua





Canon EOS 40D ,Sigma 80-400mm F4.5-5.6 APO EX DG OS
1/2000s f/5.0 at 175.0mm iso800 IMG_9485HummingB.JPG full exif

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cuckooroller 04-Dec-2008 19:43
Dan,
Yes, correct ID. I had seen the other one without captioning. This would appear to be a subadult female (a certain duskiness on the forecrown would depone). The color of the central rectrices, and the color scheme of the three lateral rectrices on each side, are diagnostic.