cedar waxwing

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cedar waxwing:

see waxwingwaxwing,
any of three species of perching songbirds of the Northern Hemisphere. Waxwings have crests (raised only in alarm) and sleek brownish-gray plumage with flecks of red pigment resembling sealing wax on the wings and a yellow band on the tail tip.
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Common name Genus and species Canada Goose Branta canadensis Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator American Coot Fulica americana American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea American Goldfinch Carduelis ristis Table 2 Winter resident bird species in the Grand Calumet River corridor.
Bombycilla cedrorum en Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico, en el invierno 2002-2003.
guttatus W Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina W American Robin Turdus migratorius S Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis S Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum S Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum S Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora pinus S Nashville Warbler V.