|Scientific Name:||Phainopepla nitens |
|Area:||male - Sabino Canyon, Arizona|
|Date:||February 18, 2008|
Looking like a small, all black version of a Steller's Jay, this bird, slightly smaller than a Robin, prefers to feed on the berries of the Mistletoe.
female - Ahakhav Tribal Preserve, Arizona --- February 2, 2010
|Reference:||Watchable Birds of the Southwest by Gray||