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  • Portuguese
    • Mariposa-azul
  • Scientific Names
    • Passerina cyanea
  • Spanish
    • ColorĂ­n azul
  • English
    • Indigo Bunting
  • French
    • passerin indigo
    • Passerine indigo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • INBU

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indigo bunting Passerina cyanea

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maractwin

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October 15, 2014 08:02 AM EDT

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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November 23, 2013

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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bennet

Date

July 4, 2010

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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annikaml

Date

May 18, 2013 09:00 AM CDT

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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heales14

Date

April 26, 2014

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(Somewhere...)

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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danielychoi

Date

May 5, 2014 10:47 AM EDT

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Description

Seen at prairie ridge ecostation

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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molanic

Date

May 25, 2014 10:08 AM CDT

Description

Indigo Bunting Bird

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indigo bunting Passerina cyanea

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doctorx

Date

July 26, 2014

Description

Only one seen at this location all season.

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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doctorx

Date

July 26, 2014 11:26 AM EDT

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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adrianj

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April 13, 2014 08:17 AM CDT

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indigo bunting Passerina cyanea

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nicolebot

Date

May 16, 2014 08:53 PM EDT

Description

Flying back and forth between the forest and the ramp leading up to the senior staff building. Beside a field.

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

August 29, 2014 03:28 PM EDT

Description

Lousy photo, but what else has this warm buffy brown color, and a large bill when it was facing me.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea) is a small seed-eating bird in the family Cardinalidae. It is migratory, ranging from southern Canada to northern Florida during the breeding season, and from southern Florida to northern South America during the winter. It often migrates by night, using the stars to navigate. Its habitat is farmland, brush areas, and open woodland. The Indigo Bunting is closely related to the Lazuli Bunting and interbreeds with the species where their ranges...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.