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Brown-headed Cowbird

Molothrus ater


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

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animaisfotos 10 years ago

Nice Mood Shot. The bird seems to blend perfectly with the iron. Thanks for sharing.

Wild Things
Wild Things 10 years ago

Pretty bird!

Maria dB
Maria dB 10 years ago

very nice portrait!

harsuame 10 years ago

grandioso de espaldas pero no deja de ser modelo bien !!!

Atul 10 years ago


Carol Snow Milne
Spotted by
Carol Snow Milne

Lehighton, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Apr 2, 2012
Submitted on Apr 3, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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