Eastern Bluebird

Other Names: none

Distribution: eastern United States and Mexico.

Description:

Size: 19-21 cm in length with a 25-32 cm wingspan, weighing 27-34 g.

Plumage: Males are bright blue above and on the wings and tail, with a rusty red throat and breast and white belly and undertail. Females are similar overall, but duller in general. The legs are gray and the eyes and beak are black.

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Eastern Bluebird

Eastern Bluebird

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Eats
currants
nut-meal
raisins
Regions
alabama
alberta
arizona
arkansas
colorado
connecticut
cuba
delaware
district of columbia
florida
georgia
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
kentucky
labrador
louisiana
maine
manitoba
maryland
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new jersey
new mexico
new york
north carolina
north dakota
nova scotia
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
yucatan
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
pointed-wings
Habitat
fir forest
mesquitebosque
savanna
Forests
Color
blue
rust
Body Shape
perching
Size
medium
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
thrushes - turdidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species