Passeriformes IV

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Passeriformes IV
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    • Summer Tanager (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: bright rosy-red year-round
    • Females: Greenish-yellow to mottled-orange
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    • Habitat: Desert riparian woodlands
    • Summer Tanager (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: bright rosy-red year-round
    • Females: Greenish-yellow to mottled-orange
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    • Habitat: Desert riparian woodlands
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    • Western Tanager (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: brighter yellow w/ black backs & red forehead and chin,¬†
    • 2 pale wing bars
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    • Habitat: Forests and woodlands
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    • Black-headed Grosbeak (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: black head, back, wings, & tail, bright cinnamon nape, rump, & breast w/ lemon yellow abdomen
    • Females: brown crown, cheek w/ buffy ¬†supercilium brown back, wings, and tail, and pale underparts
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    • Habitat: Riparian woodlands
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    • Black-headed Grosbeak (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: black head, back, wings, & tail, bright cinnamon nape, rump, & breast w/ lemon yellow abdomen
    • Females: brown crown, cheek w/ buffy ¬†supercilium brown back, wings, and tail, and pale underparts
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    • Habitat: Riparian woodlands
    • Blue Grosbeak
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Habitat: Woodlands
    • Lazuli Bunting (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: alt. plumage, w/ bright blue upperparts, 2 bold white wing bars, bright rufous orange breast band
    • Females: browner w/ blue tint to body
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    • Habitat: Riparian woodland
    • Lazuli Bunting (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Cardinalidae
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    • Males: alt. plumage, w/ bright blue upperparts, 2 bold white wing bars, bright rufous orange breast band
    • Females: browner w/ blue tint to body
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    • Habitat: Riparian woodland
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    • Red-winged Blackbird
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Females: dark brown upperparts, heavily streaked underparts, w/ pale supercilium
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    • Habitat: Freshwater marshes & grasslands
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    • Red-winged Blackbird
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Females: dark brown upperparts, heavily streaked underparts, w/ pale supercilium
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    • Habitat: Freshwater marshes & grasslands
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    • Tricolored Blackbird
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Females: very dark with greyish streaks and paler throat, small reddish shoulder patch
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    • Habitat: Freshwater marshes
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    • Tricolored Blackbird (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Females: very dark with greyish streaks and paler throat, small reddish shoulder patch
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    • Habitat: Freshwater marshes
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    • Western Meadowlark
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Habitat: Grasslands
    • Yellow-headed Blackbird (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Female: brown body plumage, w/ yellow throat, breast, and supercilium
    • Male: black body plumage w/ bright yellow head and breast, white wing patch
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    • Habitat: Freshwater wetlands, highly disturbed grasslands
    • Yellow-headed Blackbird (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Female: brown body plumage, w/ yellow throat, breast, and supercilium
    • Male: black body plumage w/ bright yellow head and breast, white wing patch
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    • Habitat: Freshwater wetlands, highly disturbed grasslands
    • Brewer's Blackbird (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Males: glossy black w/ strong iridescence & white eye
    • Females: Grayish-brown w/slight iridescence & usually a dark eye
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    • Habitat: Grasslands
    • Brewer's Blackbird (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Males: glossy black w/ strong iridescence & white eye
    • Females: Grayish-brown w/slight iridescence & usually a dark eye
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    • Habitat: Grasslands
    • Great-tailed Grackle
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Large purple-blue iridescence all over
    • Very long tail
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    • Habitat: Open woodlands, grasslands, ag fields
    • Brown-headed Cowbird (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Males: greenish, glossy black plumage and dark brown head
    • Females: gray-brown overall, w/ whitish throat & usually finely streaked breast
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    • Habitat: Woodlands
    • Brown-headed Cowbird (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Males: greenish, glossy black plumage and dark brown head
    • Females: gray-brown overall, w/ whitish throat & usually finely streaked breast
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    • Habitat: Woodlands
    • Hooded Oriole (male)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Male: orange hood
    • Female: greenish-yellow plumage overall, gray wings, no bib
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    • Habitat: Woodlands
    • Hooded Oriole (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Male: orange hood
    • Female: greenish-yellow plumage overall, gray wings, no bib
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    • Habitat: Woodlands
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    • Bullock's Oriole
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Male: black back and wings, nape, crown and throat, eyeline, orange underparts
    • Female: Greenish-yellow w/ pale grey abdomen, gray wings, no black on head or tail
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    • Habitat: Riparian and oak woodlands
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    • Bullock's Oriole
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Male: black back and wings, nape, crown and throat, eyeline, orange underparts
    • Female: Greenish-yellow w/ pale grey abdomen, gray wings, no black on head or tail
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    • Habitat: Riparian and oak woodlands
    • Scott's Oriole (female)
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Male: Glossy black upperparts, and bright yellow underparts, tail black, wings w/ yellow lesser coverts
    • Female: Greenish-yellow w/ a streaked or mottled black back, head, and breast, gray wings, and white-tipped outer retrices
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    • Habitat: Desert scrub
    • Scott's Oriole
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Icteridae
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    • Male: Glossy black upperparts, and bright yellow underparts, tail black, wings w/ yellow lesser coverts
    • Female: Greenish-yellow w/ a streaked or mottled black back, head, and breast, gray wings, and white-tipped outer retrices
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    • Habitat: Desert scrub
    • Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Dark brown overall w/ pinkish abdomen
    • Dark forecrown, grey hindcrown
    • Cheeks grey or brown
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    • Habitat: Alpine meadows
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    • House Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Grey-brown overall with streaking
    • Males: reddish forehead, rump, and breast
    • Female: identical minus red
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    • Habitat: Generalist
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    • House Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Grey-brown overall with streaking
    • Males: reddish forehead, rump, and breast
    • Female: identical minus red
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    • Habitat: Generalist
    • Purple Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Males: extensively red
    • Females: short dark streaks on underparts
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    • Habitats: coniferous forests, oak and riparian woodlands
    • Purple Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Males: extensively red
    • Females: short dark streaks on underparts
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    • Habitats: coniferous forests, oak and riparian woodlands
    • Cassin's Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Male: Red concentrated at cap
    • Females: clean white, finely streaked breast, no red
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    • Habitat: coniferous forests
    • Cassin's Finch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Male: Red concentrated at cap
    • Females: clean white, finely streaked breast, no red
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    • Habitat: coniferous forests
    • Red Crossbill
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Females: Greenish-yellow
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    • Habitat: Coniferous forests
    • Pine Siskin
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Dark upperparts, whitish underparts streaked with brown
    • Base of remiges and retrices yellow
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    • Habitat: Coniferous forests
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    • Lesser Goldfinch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Greenish upperparts w/ yellow underparts
    • Males: black cap, larger white patch at the base of primaries, and white patches on rectrices
    • Female: entirely black retrices
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    • Habitat: Oak and riparian woodlands
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    • Lesser Goldfinch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Greenish upperparts w/ yellow underparts
    • Males: black cap, larger white patch at the base of primaries, and white patches on rectrices
    • Female: entirely black retrices
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    • Habitat: Oak and riparian woodlands
    • Lawrence's Goldfinch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Brownish-grey upperparts, head, and flanks
    • Yellowish-grey rump, breast, and wing bars
    • Yellow-edged primaries
    • White band across dark tail
    • Males: black face and more extensive yellow
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    • Habitat: Woodlands
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    • American Goldfinch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Male: less yellow coverts, and in alternate plumage, is bright yellow w/ black forehead
    • Female: buffy wing bars, and in alt plumage, has brownish upperparts w/ yellowish underparts
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    • Habitat: riparian woodlands
    • Lawrence's Goldfinch
    • Order: Passeriformes
    • Family: Fringillidae
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    • Brownish-grey upperparts, head, and flanks
    • Yellowish-grey rump, breast, and wing bars
    • Yellow-edged primaries
    • White band across dark tail
    • Males: black face and more extensive yellow
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    • Habitat: Woodlands

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