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Indigo Bunting (molting)

Passerina cyanea


Mostly gray with new blue feathers showing through. Thick bill and stocky body.


This bird did some disappearing but when found was eating berries from shrubs and blackberries. Found in the California Native and near the fenced off reservoir.


Only the second time I've seen an Indigo Bunting in California. Spotted in SF Botanical Gardens. Spotted with two Black-headed Grosbeaks and one female Lazuli feeding on berries.

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Jellis 8 years ago

Thank you Hema

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 8 years ago

great find!!

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SF, California, USA

Spotted on Aug 23, 2015
Submitted on Aug 26, 2015

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