Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Mystery Bird - Answer

Originally posted over at Seetrail; backdated here.

Our site visitor whose decapitated photo was posted on the 15th was this:

An adult male Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus)!

Look at that face! I'm not sure how people dislike "blackbirds" - they're extremely charismatic, just a bit drab, most of the time. Alas, most of my photos are from a funny angle because he was too close to get a better angle and I didn't want to spook him.

And now a video:

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