Sunday, April 15, 2012
Allen's or Rufous Hummingbirds - even the most experienced birders aren't sure!
Yes, it is nearly impossible to tell an Allen's Hummingbird from a Rufous Hummingbird. I've been advised to say it's a Selasphorus and then I can't go wrong. Paul Brewer photographed one of these beauties feeding on a Pride of Madera bush at his Gualala home.