Cedar Waxwing

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Cedar Waxwing

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Bombycilla cedrorum Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Bombycillidae Family
15-18 cm Length
Breeds in temperate forest. shrubland, wetlands, plantations urban areas, gardens. Below 2,200 m. Range:- See map Habitat
 2-5 eggs, incubation 13 to 15 days, fledging 14 to 18 days. Clutch
Mainly berries also some insects, larvae, spiders. Food  
6237 - TSN: 178532 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Cedar Waxwing call
(Bombycilla cedrorum)
Robin Carter XC1368
07-01-2001, United States  

AKA:- Czech: Brkoslav americký
Welsh: Cynffon sidan y cedrwydd
Danish: Amerikansk Silkehale, Cedersilkehale
German: Zedernseidenschwanz, Zedern-Seidenschwanz
English: Bonnet Bird, Cedar Robin, Cedar Waxwing, Cedar-bird, Cherry-bird, Récollet, Silk Tail
Spanish: Ampelis Americano, Ampelís Americano, Ampelis Chinito, Gallito, Picotera, Picotero del Cedro
Spanish (Colombia): Ampelis Americano
Spanish (Costa Rica): Ampelis americano
Spanish (Cuba): Picotero del Cedro
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Cigua Alas de Cera, Picotero del Cedro
Spanish (Honduras): Gallito
Spanish (Mexico): Ampelis Americano, ampelis chinito
Spanish (Nicaragua): Ampelís Americano
Spanish (Venezuela): Ala de Cera
Estonian: ameerika siidisaba
Finnish: Amerikantilhi
French: Jaseur d'Amérique, Jaseur des cèdres
Haitian Creole French: Zwazo-maske
Icelandic: Sedrustoppa
Italian: Beccofrusone dei cedri
Japanese: himerenjaku
Japanese: ヒメレンジャク
Latin: Ampelis cedrorum, Bombycilla cedorum, Bombycilla cedrorum
Lithuanian: Kedrinis svirbelis
Dutch: Cederpestvogel
Norwegian: Einersidensvans
Ojibwa: ᐅᓭᑭᐸᓇᐧᑭᔑ,ᓭᑯᐱᓌᐁᐱᓀᓯ
Polish: jemioluszka cedrowa, jemiołuszka cedrowa
Russian: американский свиристель, Кедровый свиристель
Slovak: chochlác americký, chochláč americký, Chochláč cédrový
Slovenian: ameriški pegam
Swedish: Indiansidensvans
Turkish: sedir ipekkuyruğu, Sedir İpekkuyruğu
Chinese: 雪松太平鸟


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