Blue-throated Hummingbird is a large hummingbird that is named for the iridescent blue throat patch (gorget) of the adult male. They also which is also called the Blue-throated Mountain Gem.
The Blue-throated Hummingbird measuring 11.5 to 13.5 cm (4.5 to 5.25 inches) in length and weighing between 6 to 10 grams. Their wingspan is typically 79 mm (3.1 inches) for males and 68.5 mm (2.3 inches) for females (Johnsgard, 1983; Howell, 2002).
Common Physical Traits: The upper plumage is dull green, fading to a medium grey on the underside. It has white stripes behind the eyes and a narrower stripe extending backward from the corner of its relatively short bill, next to a blackish cheek patch. The tail feathers are iridescent bluish-black with broad white tail with white tips on the outermost tail feathers.
The male has an iridescent blue throat patch (gorget), which may appear black or grey color in poor light, why it is called as such.
The female’s throat is grey. Otherwise, males and females look quite similar.
Juvenile birds look like females, except for a buffy edging on most feathers, especially on crown and rump (lower back).
The Blue-throated Hummingbird is most easily differentiated from other species by their two white facial stripes. The Blue-throated Hummingbird eats more insects than other hummingbird species, allowing them to do well in areas where the more nectar dependent species could not survive.
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Reference: beautyofbirds.com; hummingbirdsplus.org; worldbirds.org; theastrologyweb.com