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Northern Cardinal (male juvenile)

Cardinalis cardinalis




2 species ID suggestions

Pyrrhuloxia
Cardinalis sinuatus
dferris
dferris 3 years ago
Northern Cardinal
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal

3 Comments

abcoblentz
abcoblentz 3 years ago

Thank you for the help everyone. dferris1, I do think this is the Cardinal and they are quite common around here.

dferris
dferris 3 years ago

A pyrrhuloxiz in Maryland would be quite a stretch. It is a Juvenile Male Cardinal
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/an...

abcoblentz
abcoblentz 3 years ago

I think this might be a juvenile female cardinal, but the beak color makes me uncertain. I see them being not this dark in color in other images.

Maryland, USA

Lat: 39.48, Long: -77.56

Spotted on Jun 15, 2014
Submitted on Jun 15, 2014

Spotted for mission

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