Other Names: none
Distribution: northern North America in summer, moving to southern North America in winter. A nonmigratory population exists in the Pacific Northwest.
Size: 30-41 cm in length.
Plumage: Males have a chestnut head, green ear patch, flashing green wing bar, pale gray sides, and a pinkish breast with a vertical white stripe down the side. Females are uniform dark brown with white-bordered wing feathers. The eyes and bill are black.