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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Grosbeak, Evening
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Grosbeak, Evening
-Coccothraustes vespertinus (Cooper)

Adult male: forehead and stripe over eye yellow; top of head black; rest of head, also neck and upper back dark brownish-olive passing into yellow on scapulars and lower back and on posterior under parts; upper tail coverts, tail and most of wings black, but tertials white, forming a large wing patch; bill pale yellowish-green; legs brownish or dark flesh colour.