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Albuquerque, NM, United States
This little hummer showed up just before Halloween, and left on November 10, as a cold front came blowing in. I think she’s a female rufous. Hung out at the feeders, putting on a little fat before flying south. I hope she made it!
Week 15: Hummingbirds
female rufous, stopping in the yard for a couple of weeks in late October/early November. At least i think she's a female rufous!
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