Pyrrhuloxia

Pyrrhuloxia

Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Cardinalis sinuatus
Life Span
8 years
WEIGHT
32 g

The pyrrhuloxia /ˌpɪrəˈlɒksiə/ or desert cardinal is a medium-sized North American song bird found in the American southwest and northern Mexico. This distinctive species with a short, stout bill and red crest and wings, and closely resembles the Northern cardinal and the Vermilion cardinal which are in the same genus.

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Distribution

Geography

Continents
Biogeographical realms

Pyrrhuloxia habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Pyrrhuloxia Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyrrhuloxia
2. Pyrrhuloxia on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22723825/94835938
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/703918

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