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Eastern phoebe

Sayornis phoebe

Description:

It is a small bird with brown and white wings with a distinct yellow belly.The bird was probably a Male because it has a mohawk and is smaller than the females.

Habitat:

San antonio Texas

Notes:

Cold rainy day

3 Comments

ornithoptera80
ornithoptera80 a month ago

Thanks, updated

Hema
Hema a month ago

The slight yellow on the belly indicates an Eastern Phoebe too.Lovely!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon a month ago

Beautiful bird! I think you have an Eastern Phoebe here.
Spinus xanthogastrus has a much heavier bill and is black with yellow markings. Additionally, I don't believe that Spinus xanthogastrus is found in North America. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow-bel...

ornithoptera80
Spotted by
ornithoptera80

Texas, USA

Lat: 29.56, Long: -98.72

Spotted on Nov 28, 2019
Submitted on Nov 28, 2019

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