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The ruby-crowned kinglet is a very small bird, being 9 to 11 cm (3.5 to 4.3 in) long, having a wingspan of 16 to 18 cm (6.3 to 7.1 in), and weighing 5 to 10 g (0.2 to 0.4 oz). It has gray-green upperparts and olive-buff underparts. It has two white wingbars and a broken white eye ring. The wingbar on the greater secondary coverts (closer to the wing-tip) is wider, and is next to a dark band. The kinglet has a relatively plain face and head, although the male has a scarlet-red crown patch, which.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by morpheme
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By morpheme

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Uploaded Apr 14, 2018. Captured Apr 12, 2018 17:08 in 18876 Northrup Rd, Grand Coulee, WA 99133, USA.
  • X-E2
  • f/11.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO800
  • 560mm