Other Names: none
Distribution: western United States and Canada, moving to the northern parts of the range in summer and the southern parts in winter.
Size: 27-29 cm in length.
Plumage: Both sexes have metallic greenish black above, a gray collar and breast with a pinkish-red belly, and a dark red face framed with greenish black cheeks. The legs are gray and the eyes and beak are black.