Date: 11/3/17 1:28 pm From: Charlie <chaspatt...> Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] Requesting Help with NC Hummingbird ID
Looks like a selasphorus sp. probably a Rufus.
Is it my imagination or are they getting more common in the east?
Sent from Middle Earth.
> On Nov 3, 2017, at 3:49 PM, meaghan q. sinclair <meaghanq...> wrote:
> Just for future reference for those looking for ID help who might be on Facebook, there is an excellent community called What's This Bird? run by the ABA. It's full of many knowledgable (and patient) IDers. I highly recommend checking it out if you're on the that platform. They were exceptionally patient with my repetitive fall warbler questions. Good luck with the ID!
> Meaghan Sinclair
> Cambridge, MA
>> On Fri, Nov 3, 2017 at 3:34 PM, Paula McFarland <4birding...> wrote:
>> Hello MassBirders,
>> My friend saw a female hummingbird in North Carolina on 10/31/2017.
>> Can anyone offer an ID? I have posted my friend's pic of the bird to Flickr:
>> https://flic.kr/p/212VJDh >>
>> Thank you.
>> -Paula McFarland
>> Newton, NH