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Red Crossbills
Tucson Birder

Red Crossbills (Lia oxcurvirostra)

Two wintering crossbills visiting a fountain for a drink
Habitat
historical museum grounds, riparian and edge of desert
Location
Tumacacori, SE Arizona
Date taken
Feb 17, 2024
Scientific name
Lia oxcurvirostra
Equipment used
Sony RX 10 IV
Superb picture. Wonderful birds. Here we have common crossbills. Interesting details about their colours/variations and the fact when they breed and when they show up/what they eat/prefer.
Wiki, "The species is known as "red crossbill" in North America and "common crossbill" in Europe.".
 
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Mr and Mrs.... aren't they lovely!!!

A terrific picture you've taken of this pair TB..... thanks so much for showing it to us.
 

Media information

Category
North America
Added by
Tucson Birder
Date added
View count
309
Comment count
8

Image metadata

Device
SONY DSC-RX10M4
Aperture
ƒ/4
Focal length
135.9 mm
Exposure time
1/640 second(s)
ISO
100
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
147AE244-B45F-4FC7-BBD7-A803D6210417_1_201_a.jpeg
File size
1.8 MB
Date taken
Fri, 17 February 2023 9:45 AM
Dimensions
3629px x 2868px

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