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Rufous Hummingbird (selasphorus rufus) | by Pandamon
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Rufous Hummingbird (selasphorus rufus)

The male's throat patch is a thing of beauty, shimmering in various metallic hues depending on the light: from shades of lime-green, to black, or yellow, orange, and red.

 

(captured at RIchmond's Nature Park after many tries ...)

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Taken on March 28, 2010