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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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What

Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Observer

dweeks

Date

June 3, 2012 11:30 AM EDT

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

August 18, 2014

Description

Any idea what this little guy/gal is? Even if I never know, it sure is cute!

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Square

What

INBU Passerina cyanea

Observer

zcota

Date

August 2, 2014

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Square

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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maractwin

Date

August 5, 2014 11:13 AM EDT

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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gpstewart

Date

April 15, 2012

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 19, 2014 05:42 PM EDT

Description

Humpback Rocks trailhead, Augusta County, VA

19 July 2014

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Square

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Observer

nvarvel

Date

May 20, 2012

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Square

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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nvarvel

Date

May 21, 2011

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What

Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

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bennet

Date

May 20, 2009

Tags

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Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea

Observer

brianw

Date

July 22, 2014

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Square

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indigo bunting Passerina cyanea

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dyeany2

Date

July 20, 2014 02:06 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

indigo bunting Passerina cyanea

Date

July 20, 2014 05:32 PM EDT

Description

chikamising trail

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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.