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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Junco, Dark-eyed
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Junco, Dark-eyed
-Junco hyemalis (Linnaeus)


Adult male: head, neck, back, rump, wings, breast, sides and flanks plain dark-slate colour, darkest (almost black) on head; lower breast, abdomen, and under tail coverts plain white sharply cut off from slaty parts; central tail feathers slaty black, the two outermost tail feathers white, the third partly slate, partly white; bill pinkish or flesh colour, often tipped with dusky, especially in autumn and winter; legs brownish-flesh colour.

 


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