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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.
Lat: 26.22, Long: -80.20
Spotted on Apr 24, 2016
Submitted on Apr 24, 2016