Species, Date, Time and Location Information
Duration (total time in view):
several minutes; then daily
12885 C.R. 195
Pinyon trees; Arkansas River foliage
8X42 binocs; 400X camera lens
5 - 25 ft.
ranging from sunny to cloudy over several week period
Description of the Bird
I am very familiar with this bird from observing this bird during the spring migration at South Padre Island, TX (March-May).
Behavior: typical Grosbeak behavior - originally spotted feeding on seed feeder in yard.
Similar Species Discussion
Very familiary with Black-headed Grosbeak; have observed Red-breasted Grosbeak over several years of spring migration at South Padre Island, TX
Field guides; internet
Black-headed, Blue and Red-Breasted observations over several years
Notes made AFTER observation
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Date Documentation Submitted
7/8/2013 8:53:00 PM