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Ruby crowned kinglet

Regulus calendula

Description:

Small bird, active forager, from tree top to ground level. Distintive wing bars and eye ring.

Habitat:

Urban California Central valley backyard. Only seen in winter months.

Notes:

I posted this bird last winter and got several suggestions Bell's vireo, and Orange crowned warbler, but the pixs were low quality. I was thinking Kinglet or Cassin's Vireo. Help Please. Thanks for ID help...

1 Comment

jamiewgoodspeed
jamiewgoodspeed 5 years ago

Female so it doesn't have the red crown.

phredshome
Spotted by
phredshome

Manteca, California, USA

Spotted on Jan 5, 2015
Submitted on Jan 5, 2015

Spotted for Mission

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