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Black-headed Grosbeak

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Pheucticus melanocephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Cardinalidae Family
 18-19 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Deciduous and mixed forest. Between 1,200 - 3,400 m.  Range:- USA, Canada, Mexico, See Map Habitat
2-5 eggs, incubation by both parents 12–14 days, fledging 11-12 days. Clutch
Seed, insects, and fruits. Food  
Migratory Habits
9570 - TSN: 179140 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern              Status

AKA:- Czech: dlaskovec černohlavý, Kardinál cernohlavý
Danish: Sorthovedet Kernebider
German: Schwarzkopf-Kernkancker, Schwarzkopf-Kernknacker
English: Black-headed Grosbeak, Rocky Mountain Grosbeak
Spanish: Picogordo Tigrillo, Picogrueso Cabecinegro, Picogrueso tigrillo, Piquigrueso de Cabeza Negra
Spanish (Costa Rica): Picogrueso cabecinegro
Spanish (Mexico): picogordo tigrillo, Picogrueso Tigrillo
Finnish: Mustapääkardinaali
French: Cardinal ŕ tęte noire, Casse-graine ŕ tęte noire, Gros-bec ŕ tęte noire
Italian: Beccogrosso testanera
Japanese: chabaraikaru
Japanese: チャバライカル
Latin: Habia melanocephala, Hedymeles melanocephalus, Pheucticus melanocephalus, Pheutictus melanocephalus, Zamelodia melanocephala
Lithuanian: Juodgalvis svilėnas
Dutch: Zwartkopbisschop, Zwartkopkardinaal
Norwegian: Svarthodetykknebb
Polish: luszcz czarnoglowy, łuszcz czarnogłowy
Russian: Черноголовый дубоносовый кардинал
Slovak: glezgovec ciernohlavý, glezgovec čiernohlavý
Swedish: Svarthuvad kardinal
Chinese: 黑头白斑翅雀

Pheucticus melanocephalus
Pheucticus melanocephalus maculatus
Pheucticus melanocephalus melanocephalus
Pheucticus melanocephalus papago
Pheucticus melanocephalus rostratus

view photos Photo July 31, 2007 by Rick Leche © all rights reserved

Black-headed Grosbeak


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