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Red Crossbill (male) | by ~ Paula B
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Red Crossbill (male)

Adult Description

 

Stocky red or greenish finch.

Plain blackish wings.

Short, notched tail.

Thick, curved bill with crossed tips.

 

Male Description

Head and body deep brick red to reddish yellow, or greenish. Wing feathers blackish brown, without wingbars. Tail blackish brown.

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Red_Crossbill/id

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Taken on May 7, 2012