Other Names: none
Distribution: discontinuously throughout the western United States and Mexico.
Size: 24 cm in length.
Plumage: Males have ablack head, breast, and back, white facial stripes, bright red throat, and large white wing and rump patches. The lemon-yellow belly is bordered with black and white barred flanks. Females have a brown head, dark brown and white zebra stripes above and on flanks, a large dark patch on the throat, and a smaller, duller yellow area on the underside. The beak and legs are gray and the eyes are black.