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Black-headed Grosbeak

Pheucticus melanocephalus


Large finch with large tiangular bill. Male has cinnamon underside with all black head. Female (center picture)has a more buff color underside with stripe running over eyes and faint stripe in center of head.


Comon in open woodlands and forests. This one was at our feeder in Rio Rancho - perhaps just passing through as we have not seen him for three days now.

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico, USA

Spotted on May 5, 2013
Submitted on May 8, 2013

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