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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Waxwing, Cedar
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Waxwing, Cedar
-Bombycilla cedrorum Vieillot


Narrow band across forehead and back over eyes black; chin blackish passing into brown on throat; rest of head, neck, breast, and back cinnamon brown passing into grey on rump and blackish toward end of tail (which has a broad yellow tip); wings slaty grey, the secondaries with tiny red appendages like sealing wax (but sometimes lacking); abdomen, sides and flanks pale greenish-yellow; under tail coverts whitish.

 


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