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7 inches, Male. Dark Brown Shiny Head, Glossy Black Body, dark gray conical bill. Feeds on grains, insects, grass, seeds. Seen visiting our bird feeder. NO NEST! Finds host nest to lay eggs. These birds parasitism reduces the breeding success of many species and in some cases poses a severe threat to their survival.
Woodlands of the Poconos
Spotted on Apr 2, 2012
Submitted on Apr 3, 2012
Nice Mood Shot. The bird seems to blend perfectly with the iron. Thanks for sharing.
very nice portrait!
grandioso de espaldas pero no deja de ser modelo bien !!!