red beak long tuft

by Denny
(Ct)

This all-over beige bird landed briefly on my deck near the beach. medium bright red beak and long beige tuft. Gone in an instant but who was it??


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Likely it was a female cardinal.
Susan

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Jul 22, 2012
red beak long tuft
by: denny

Susan,

I looked at photos of female cardinals. My bird differed in having a long thin beak and bright! red, plus more tuft.

Denny


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