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Varied Bunting

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Varied Bunting

Passerina versicolor
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Cardinalidae
Basic Description

A bird of subtly beautiful colors, the Varied Bunting inhabits arid brushy woodlands and clearings. Found throughout most of Mexico, it reaches the northern limits of its range in the borderlands of Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas.

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Other Names
  • Azulillo Morado (Spanish)
  • Passerin varié (French)
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