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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

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Waxwing, Bohemian (Local Rarety)
-Bombycilla garrulus (Linnaeus)

Soft brownish-grey generally, brownest (cinnamon) on head, greyish on rump and abdomen; narrow mask through eye and patch on throat black; secondaries with white tips to outer webs and with bright-red (rarely yellow) appendages like sealing wax, sometimes absent; primaries and primary coverts blackish, the coverts tipped white, the primaries with tips of yellow and/or white; tail becoming blackish near end and with broad yellow tip; under tail coverts chestnut.