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Please Identify from SE Minnesota

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Old Sunday 7th October 2018, 00:09   #1
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Please Identify from SE Minnesota

This picture was taken today October 6th in SE Minnesota along the Mississippi River. Can anyone identify it for me.

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Old Sunday 7th October 2018, 00:18   #2
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Looks to be a Ruby-crowned Kinglet. The ruby crown is usually well hidden under the head feathers.
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Old Sunday 7th October 2018, 00:57   #3
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Agree, Ruby-crowned Kinglet. Either a male with the red crest concealed as KC says or a female (females lack the red crest).
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Old Sunday 7th October 2018, 02:44   #4
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Thanks so much. This is the first time I have ever seen this bird in person.
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