Oklahoma bird ....no picture

Saw for the first time last evening just before dusk feeding on the ground beneath feeders. Small bird with black head and white at back of neck and rest of back was black. it had a solid red underbody. Never seen at feeder before.

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Jun 18, 2017
oklahoma bird ...no picture
by: Brook


Jun 15, 2017
by: Anonymous

Just saw my unknown bird for the first time in daylight...it's a painted bunting..what I took for a black head and white on back of neck in the waning light was the male bunting with the dark blue head and yellow back..I'm so excited..my first (that I have actually seen at my feeder) ever. I have sat on my porch with my binoculars off and on for the past 2 days since first sighting it trying to get a better look. I saw it yesterday right after noon but couldn't reach the binoculars quick enough. Thanks for letting me post but my sleuthing let me answer my own inquiry!

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