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Anna's Hummingbird

Anna's Hummingbird is found on the West Coast of North America, from British Columbia to Baja California. Males have a bright pink-red throat and crown, while females have a green back and pale throat.

Rufous Hummingbird

One of the hummingbird species most aggressive in North America is the Rufous Hummingbird. They are notorious for attacking feeders and flowers relentlessly, and because they are fiercely territorial, they attack any hummingbird that comes to visit, even those that are much larger.

Rivoli's Hummingbird

Rivoli's Hummingbird is a large hummingbird species, formerly known as the Magnificent Hummingbird.

Black-chinned Hummingbird

This is one of the prevalent western species of hummingbirds. You can find the populations in Texas, California, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. The males have a vibrant purple patch at the bottom of the black throat. However, the purple shade is only noticeable in specific light.

Blue-throated Mountain Gem

The Blue-Throated Hummingbird, also known as the Blue-Throated Mountain-Gem, is one of the most vocal hummingbird species.

Ruby-Throated Hummingbird

The Ruby-Throated Hummingbird is North America's most widely distributed and commonly known hummingbird species.

Rufous Hummingbird

The Rufous Hummingbird is known as one of North America's feistiest types of hummingbird. They will relentlessly attack and aggressively drive away other hummingbirds, even the larger species of the southwest.

Anna's Hummingbird

Anna's hummingbird is one of the most beautiful species of the hummingbird family. It is also the largest hummingbird you will find in California and a notable species on the Pacific coast. The top thing to note about this type is that it is named after a noblewoman.

Allen’s Hummingbird

Many people confuse this species with the rufous hummingbird due to the orange plumage. However, they have many other differences that you can use for identification. For instance, Allen’s hummingbirds have a greener heads and more orange shade on the flanks.

Costa’s Hummingbird

The Costa’s Hummingbird is a compact and short-tailed hummingbird species with a hunched posture and a slightly drooping bill. It is fairly common in the arid brushy deserts and any nearby gardens of the Southwestern United States and the Baja California Peninsula of Mexico.

Black-Chinned Hummingbird

The Black-chinned Hummingbirds are widespread species of summer hummingbirds. They are the western counterpart of the Ruby-throated Hummingbirds.

Violet-Crowned Hummingbird

Violet-Crowned Hummingbirds are attractive medium-sized hummingbird species with immaculate white underparts and iridescent bluish-violet crowns.