|Pennsylvania Winter Hummers
Allegheny Co. -- Juvie Male Rufous in Monroeville|
BANDED 11/21/19 by Bob M
FO 11/11/19 or earlier ↔ LO ?
On Thursday Nov 21st, Bob Mulvihill posted on Fb that he caught and banded a hatch-year male Rufous in Monroeville, Allegheny Co that day.
EBird Checklist S61849666 by Shannon Thompson shows the Monroeville RUHU continues thru Fri 11/29/19. And EBird Checklists S61942267 & S61942457 by (two) Jim Hausman (s) III and IV (respectively) show the RUHU continues thru Mon Dec 2nd.
|Chester Co. -- Juvie Male Anna's in West Chester|
BANDED 11/5/19 by Sandy L
FO 11/3/19 but possibly 10/22/19 ↔ LO 12/12/19
Chester Co EBird Hummer Checklist S61184249 by Lois Bryman on Mon Nov 4th
An EBird checklist - S61184249 - posted by Lois Bryman on Mon Nov 4th has 2 photos of a hummingbird which Lois identified as Rubythroat. A subsequent posting by Carl Engstrom on Fb ABA RBA group identifies the hummer as an Anna's including a confirmatory comment from Sheri Williamson stating that this is a juvenile male ANHU.
EBird checklist - S62256746 - posted by Lois Bryman shows the ANHU continuing on Thur Dec 12th at 3 PM.
S62232852 by Brett Matlock 12/11/19 at 15:17 includes photos which show significant gorget and crown feather development.
Lois Bryman's last EBird checklist was 12/12 and she confirmed that as the LO date by email.
Fb ABA RBA group post by Carl Engstrom
Fb PA Birders group post by Carl Engstrom
Sheri Williamson's photo analysis: "Definitely not an Archilochus by the lack of distinctive inner primary shapes, and definitely a juvenile male Anna's by the diagnostic short, angular greater secondary coverts."
Video of ANHU on Nov 5th on Fb Chester Co Birding by Louise Dilliplane Zawislak Gensemer
Pamela Fisher's gallery on the ANHU on Fb Birding Pennsylvania group
John McNamara posted a series of photos of the ANHU on Fb PA Birders group on Tues Nov 5th - two shown below.