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Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Pheucticus ludovicianus

Description:

male, stocky, medium-sized, songbird, triangular beak, distinctive red breast, black head, black and white wing feathers, white belly

Habitat:

urban wooded backyard

Notes:

I've been watching birds in my back yard for many years, but this is the first time I've noticeably been visited by this bird. Sat on feeder post but did not eat.

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2 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 months ago

Great shot. Years of practice paid off.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 5 months ago

Lovely spotting, Charlotte. He's a striking little guy.

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.18, Long: -80.85

Spotted on Apr 20, 2019
Submitted on Apr 20, 2019

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