|Common Name:||Hummingbird, Rufous|
|Scientific Name:||Selasphorus rufus |
|Date:||March 28, 2009|
This little 3 1/2 inch Hummingbird winters in the Tropics before traveling to the Northwest for the breeding season. Top photo is of a male, lower photo is of female.
Elkton, Oregon --- March 1, 2012
|Reference:||Birds of the Willamette Valley by Nehls, Aversa, & Opperman / National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of Western North America by Dunn & Alderfer / Hummingbirds of North America by Williamson ||