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ruby-crowned kinglet regulus calendula

  1. And the perch it was approaching yesterday ;)

    And the perch it was approaching yesterday ;)

    Ruby-crowned Kinglet Ruby-crowned Kinglets are olive-green birds with a prominent white eyering and white wingbar.
  2. When you wish upon a star

    When you wish upon a star

    Ruby-crowned Kinglet even showing a speck of th Ruby crown. Ruby-crowned Kinglets are olive-green birds with a prominent white eyering and white wingbar. This wingbar contrasts with an adjacent blackish bar in the wing. The “ruby crown” of the male is only occasionally visible.
  3. R-c Kinglet f. 1-3-21 IMG_0582-web.jpg

    R-c Kinglet f. 1-3-21 IMG_0582-web.jpg

    Ruby-crowned Kinglet female
  4. Ruby-crowned kinglet

    Ruby-crowned kinglet

    Very cooperative for a couple of minutes while it feasted off insects from the bottom of leaves.
  5. I don't show my ruby crown to just anyone!

    I don't show my ruby crown to just anyone!

    Here is a Ruby-crowned Kinglet - not your usual "water bird", but I photographed it while it searched for insects on a rotten log, floating at the edge of a lake. It was a beautiful, sunny winter day and I was enjoying the little birds which spend the winter at our local birding...
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