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Northern Cardinal (female)

Cardinalis cardinalis


Large, crested finch with vivid red body. Black mask and chin contrast with heavy, red bill. Forages on ground and in trees and bushes. Feeds on seeds, grains, fruits, insects and snails. Hops instead of walks on ground. Alternates rapid wing beats with wings pulled to sides.



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KMills 11 years ago

Your photography is great. look forward to seeing more pictures!

Maria dB
Maria dB 11 years ago

Nice one, Liam. Great to see a female as the males always get so much attention!

CoastalJHawk 11 years ago

Nice picture. Great shot!

KatCuff 11 years ago

Nice spotting!

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Georgia, USA

Spotted on Jan 20, 2012
Submitted on Feb 21, 2012

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