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Passerina caerulea Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Cardinalidae Family
14-19 cm    (wingspan 26-29 cm) Length
Forest edge, shrubland, plantations, gardens. Below Between   Range:- Breeds:- Canada, Mexico, USA, Winters:- Southern USA, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua & Panama. Caribbean and West Indies. A few winter in South America. Ecuador is the furthest South. Habitat
3-5 Pale blue eggs, incubation by female both 11-12, fledging 9-13 days. 1/2 broods per year. Clutch
Insects, spiders, snails, larvae, seeds and berries. Food  
9598 - TSN: 726198 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: dlaskovec modrý, Papežík modrý
Danish: Blĺ Kernebider, Koboltkernebider
German: Azurbischof, Azur-Bischof, Azurfink
English: Blue Grosbeak
Spanish: Azulejo, Azulejo Real, Azulejón, Azulillo Grande, Azulón Norteńo, Cardenal Azul, Picogordo Azul, Picogrueso Azul, Piquigrueso Azul
Spanish (Colombia): Azulón Norteńo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Picogrueso azul
Spanish (Cuba): Azulejo
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Azulejo Real, Azulejón
Spanish (Mexico): picogordo azul, Picogrueso Azul
Spanish (Nicaragua): Piquigrueso Azul
Finnish: Sinikardinaali
French: Cardinal bleu, Gros-bec bleu, Guiraca bleu, Passerin bleu
Haitian Creole French: Giraka ble
Icelandic: Niđtittlingur
Italian: Beccogrosso azzurro, Beccogrosso blu
Japanese: ruriikaru
Japanese: ルリイカル
Latin: Guiraca caerulea, Passerina caerulea
Lithuanian: Mėlynasis kardinolas
Dutch: Blauwe Bisschop
Norwegian: Blĺtykknebb
Polish: luszcz blekitny, Łuszcz błękitny, luszczyk blekitny, łuszczyk błękitny
Russian: Голубая гуирака, Синий болыиеклюв, синий большеклюв
Slovak: pápežík modrý
Slovenian: modri kardinal
Swedish: Blĺtjocknäbb, Gulhuvad trupial
Turkish: mavi kocabaş
Chinese: 斑翅蓝彩鹀


Passerina caerulea
Passerina caerulea caerulea
Passerina caerulea chiapensis
Passerina caerulea deltarhyncha
Passerina caerulea eurhyncha
Passerina caerulea interfusa
Passerina caerulea lazula
Passerina caerulea mesophila
Passerina caerulea salicaria

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