Indigo Bunting – 5/30/14

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 5/30/14

Observation Time: 11:30 a.m.

Observation Location: Under the powerlines near Walpole St.

Common Name: Indigo Bunting

Scientific Name: Passerina cyanea

Comments: Only the male indigo bunting is blue. The female is brown. Indigo buntings are members of the family Cardinalidae, which includes cardinals.

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Indigo Bunting