Other Names: none
Distribution: west coast of the United States and Canada, north to southern Alaska.
Size: 20-23 cm in length.
Plumage: Both sexes have a long white wing patch, barred back, and white rump. In adults, the entire head, throat, and breast are bright red and the belly is yellow. Juveniles are dusky brown with light spots above, lighter below, with black and white checkered wings and tail. The legs and beak are pale and the eyes are black.