Orange crested sparrow type body

by John
(Austin, Tx)



This is a small sparrow-like bird with an orange crest. This photo was taken in Austin, TX. This is not a common bird in this area.


I'd like to find out what it is. I cannot find it in any of the online bird guides I've looked at so far.

Thanks

John

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Dec 22, 2010
Kinglet
by: Anonymous

It looks very much like a ruby crowned kinglet

Dec 18, 2010
I think Jill is right
by: Papa K

It looks very much like a Ruby-crowned Kinglet.

Dec 18, 2010
Yes, a Kinglet
by: Susan

He is beautiful. I believe that's the Ruby-crowned Kinglet.

Dec 18, 2010
good morning
by: Jill

I think your little guy is a Kinglet.

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