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Red-winged Blackbird (Female)

Agelaius phoeniceus

Description:

Small sparrowlike birds approximately 6". Brown feathers with some white patterned throughout. White eye stripe. Tail is short and rounded.

Habitat:

Seen at Wakadohatchee Wetlands Preservation Area.

Notes:

This appeared to be a flock of these little birds. They landed on the leaves of the water lily plants. They all landed together; they all took flight together.

2 Species ID Suggestions

AshleyT
AshleyT 11 years ago
Red-winged Blackbird (females)
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged Blackbird


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2 Comments

AshleyT
AshleyT 10 years ago

Common and scientific names added.

AshleyT
AshleyT 11 years ago

Bill is way too big for a Song Sparrow

ElaineWebb
Spotted by
ElaineWebb

Delray Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on Jan 30, 2013
Submitted on May 9, 2013

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