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11 minutes ago, Creeker said:

Black-chinned Hummingbird and Virginia's Warbler.

Thank you, Creeker!  Would you explain to me how you ruled out broad-tailed?  (I've only got one species, ruby-throated, here at home, and I don't know much about telling them apart.)  

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3 hours ago, leetriplej said:

Thank you, Creeker!  Would you explain to me how you ruled out broad-tailed?  (I've only got one species, ruby-throated, here at home, and I don't know much about telling them apart.)  

Broad-tailed male has a white line from the chin to the eye ring to the neck. I don't see this in your bird. Broad-tailed also has some buffy tones on the flanks. The flank we have a clear well lit shot of on yours looks plain greenish to me.

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I must add that the short straight bill bothers me for Black-chinned, as does the little bit of a white line from the chin to the eye. But not enough for me to say Broad-tailed. I sure wish that gorget was in the right light!

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2 hours ago, Creeker said:

I must add that the short straight bill bothers me for Black-chinned, as does the little bit of a white line from the chin to the eye. But not enough for me to say Broad-tailed. I sure wish that gorget was in the right light!

A vote for Broad-tailed. Broad-tails don’t always show this line, and the general structure and bill points me to this ID. 

I agree with Virginia’s Warbler.

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2 minutes ago, akandula said:

A vote for Broad-tailed. Broad-tails don’t always show this line, and the general structure and bill points me to this ID. 

I agree with Virginia’s Warbler.

Yah, I guess I should place structure over plumage. 🤔

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I would say Black-chinned for the Hummer. Broad-tailed hummers have a more violet-colored throat.

I agree with Virginia's Warbler

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