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Male Northern Cardinal

Cardinalis cardinalis


The northern cardinal is a mid-sized songbird with a body length of 8.3 in. It has a distinctive crest on the head and a mask on the face which is black in the male. The male plumage is a vibrant red.


Northern cardinals are numerous across the eastern United States from Maine to Texas and in Canada. This one was spoted in Margate, Florida.

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Florida, USA

Lat: 26.22, Long: -80.20

Spotted on Apr 24, 2016
Submitted on Apr 24, 2016

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