Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Bohemian Waxwing

Bombycilla garrulus

1 Species ID Suggestions

Liam
Liam 10 years ago
Bohemian Waxwing
Bombycilla garrulus Bohemian Waxwing


Sign in to suggest organism ID

4 Comments

Liam
Liam 10 years ago

Bohemians are common winter residents where you are. I believe they're more populated than Cedars in winter. Also note the plump proportions, duller color and amount of black in the face.

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 10 years ago

Whoops, didn't see Liam's suggestion before I commented! Could also be a Bohemian waxwing, they have that greyish bottom actually and found in Ottawa area too, so a good bet.

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 10 years ago

Jesse, you live really close to where I used to live in ON, I lived in Nepean! These look like waxwings, and the kinds you find in ON are cedar waxwings :) Awesome spotting!!

DavidMroczkowski
DavidMroczkowski 10 years ago

I agree with Liam.

JesseMorton
Spotted by
JesseMorton

Spotted on Feb 6, 2012
Submitted on Feb 6, 2012

Related Spottings

Cedar Waxwing Bohemian waxwing Cedar Waxwings Cedar Waxwing

Nearby Spottings

Juvenile American Robin Horsehair Worm Baltimore Oriole Pileated Woodpecker
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team