Point Pelee National Park of Canada
Birds of Point Pelee National Park
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-Carduelis flammea (Linnaeus)
Adult male (breeding plumage): Cap bright red; rest of upper parts dark greyish-brown with indistinct dark streaks and some of greyish white; rump greyish white (often pinkish), heavily streaked with dusky; wings and tail dark greyish-brown; two narrow white wing bars; chin blackish; cheeks, breast, and sides often tinged with red or pink; rest of under parts white, the sides and under tail coverts streaked with dusky.