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The Northern Cardinal is a North American bird in the genus ''Cardinalis''; it is also known colloquially as the redbird or common cardinal. It can be found in southern Canada, through the eastern United States from Maine to Texas and south through Mexico. It is found in woodlands, gardens, shrublands, and swamps.

The Northern Cardinal is a mid-sized songbird with a body length of 21 cm . It has a distinctive crest on the head and a mask on the face which is black in the male and gray.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Joe Spandrusyszyn
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By Joe Spandrusyszyn

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Uploaded Aug 5, 2015. Captured in 67-83 Pond Road, Honeoye Falls, NY 14472, USA.
  • NEX-6
  • f/6.3
  • 1/400s
  • ISO250
  • 0.00735294mm