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Cedar Waxwing

bombycilla cedorum


Cedar Bog?

1 species ID suggestions

HowardDork 4 years ago
cedar waxwing
bombycilla cedorum


I love the entire picture..

Thurd13 4 years ago

Gorgeous bird, more so against the background colors....great spotting+photo!

BravoBravoWhisky 4 years ago

Thanks everyone. The bird flew into a large window and sat around for awhile before taking off. That's when I got the close up.

Kymberlee Ricke
Kymberlee Ricke 4 years ago

I'd say Cedar Waxwing too. Chicago has a huge flock of them in one of our sanctuaries right now.

alicelongmartin 4 years ago

Quite a shot to begin with. I assume the bird is not hurt. Welcome to project noah.

MitchRay 4 years ago

Looks like a Cedar Waxwing

Aman 4 years ago

This is a great shot of a lovely bird. It's my wallpaper of the day :D

Rockford, Illinois, USA

Lat: 42.30, Long: -89.03

Spotted on Jun 1, 2011
Submitted on Jun 1, 2011

Spotted for mission

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