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Indigo Bunting (Male )

Passerina cyanea

Description:

A first visit to our back garden by this grass seed gatherer! Shot through the window of our office. It sat on the Bramley apple tree and wire protecting our wild and kitchen garden from our puppies. Length 14cm (5.25 inch) Wingspan 20cm (8 inch) Deep Blue overall (Female sometimes blue on wing tips - but generally light brown) Food - Seeds, Insects - Fruit.

Habitat:

Migrates from Mexico , S Florida and Central America (at night)

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3 Comments

p.young713
p.young713 7 years ago

Beautiful bird!

MickGrant
MickGrant 7 years ago

Thanks!

harsuame
harsuame 7 years ago

Nice!!

MickGrant
Spotted by
MickGrant

Ripley, Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jul 12, 2012
Submitted on Jul 12, 2012

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