Other Names: none
Distribution: forested areas of temperate North America.
Size: 40-49 cm in length with a 66-75 cm wingspan, weighing 250-400 g.
Plumage: Both sexes are black with white neck stripes, conspicuous white wing linings, and a prominent red crest. Males have a red mustache pattern, while females have black. The legs, beak, and eyes are black.