Black-Chinned Hummingbird: Photo Of The Day

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RAMONA, CA — Patch reader and local photographer Catherine Werth captured this photo of a black-chinned hummingbird in her backyard in Ramona.

“Theirs heads appear black, but if the light is right, you will see his beautiful purple ring round his neck,” she said.

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