Hey-Up There 8, All Our Beautiful Bird Photos Up To The Week Ending 03/28/2020!


Each hey up there 8 photo comes with a short description of the bird. We hope you will read, look, listen and above all, please enjoy.

Scarlet Flycatcher, Photo Courtesy of Charles J Sharp – CC BY-SA 4.0 / Sound Manuel Grosselet – Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

The American goldfinch (Spinus tristis) is a small bird in the finch family of birds. Also migratory, it can be found ranging between Alberta, Canada to North CAroline during its breed season. It can also be found just to the south of Canada and the United States border all the way to Mexico during wintertime.

Photo Courtesy of JD – CC BY 2.0

The Golden Crowned Kinglet. There are 6 species in this family. They are found in the Northern Hemisphere. There are two species found in North America, the golden-crowned kinglet (Regulus satrapa) and the ruby-crowned kinglet (Regulus calendula.) Kinglets are tiny birds, 3-5 inches in length.

Photo Courtesy of Richard Smith – CC BY-SA 2.0

The red-legged honeycreeper (Cyanerpes cyaneus) is a small species of songbird in the tanager family (Thraupidae) of birds. It is widely found in the tropical New World from southern Mexico all the way south to Peru and Bolivia. It is also found in central Brazil, Trinidad and Tobago where it was probably introduced.

Photo by Charles J Sharp- Sharp Photography, sharpphotography.co.uk – CC BY-SA 4.0

The yellow-headed blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) is a medium-sized bird in the blackbird family and the only member in the genus Xanthocephalus.

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Both males and females resemble the respective genders of the much smaller yellow-hooded blackbird of South America.

Photo Courtesy of Becky Matsubara – CC BY-SA 2.0

The squirrel cuckoo (Piaya cayana) is a large and active species of cuckoo found in wooded habitats from northwestern Mexico to northern Argentina and Uruguay, and on Trinidad.

Photo Courtesy of PEHart– CC BY-SA 2.0

The red-billed leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea) is a member of the family Leiothrichidae and is native to the Himalayan region.

Photo Courtesy of Koshy Koshy – CC BY 2.0

The blue-grey gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) is a very small songbird only 10-13 cm (3.9-5.1 in) in total length. Their breeding habitat is usually open deciduous woods and shrublands found in southern Ontario and the east and the southwestern United States. They are also found in Mexico.x

Photo Courtesy of Kate Perez  – CC BY 2.0

The long-tailed broadbill (Psarisomus dalhousiae) is found in the Himalayan region in a range extending from Northeastern India all the way to Southeast Asia.

Photo Courtesy of Francesco Veronesi – CC BY-SA 2.0

The blue whistling thrush (Myophonus caeruleus) is a whistling thrush found in a range that extends from Central Asia, China, right to Southeast Asia. It is commonly known for it’s quite loud human-like whistling song at dawn and at dusk.

Photo Courtesy of Dibyendu Ash – CC BY-SA 3.0

The Taiwan rosefinch (Carpodacus formosanus) is a finch species in the Fringillidae family. It was once thought to be a subspecies of the vinaceous rosefinch. Native to Taiwan it prefers temperate forests and subtropical or tropical dry forests.

Photo by Robert tdc – CC BY-SA 2.0

The Taiwan rosefinch (Carpodacus formosanus) is a bird species in the Leiothrichidae family. It prefers feeding on insects and berries and can be found in northern parts of the Indian subcontinent from India and Nepal to Bhutan.

Photo Courtesy of Shaji.theertham – CC BY-SA 4.0

The turquoise-browed motmot (Eumomota superciliosa) is also commonly known as the Torogoz. It is a colourful medium-sized bird in the motor family, Momtidae. Its range extends from southeast Mexico to Costa Rica.

Photo Courtesy of Len Blumin – CC BY-SA 2.0

The Araripe manakin (Antilophia bokermanni) is a critically endangered bird in the manakin family (Pipridae). It was only discovered as recently as 1996.

Photo Courtesy of Rick elis.simpson – CC BY-SA 3.0

The golden-browed chlorophonia (Chlorophonia callophrys) is a species of bird found in the Fringillidae family. It is found in Costa Rica and also in Panama.

Photo Courtesy of Cephas – CC BY-SA 4.0

The silver-eared mesia (Leiothrix argentauris) is a species of bird found throughout South East Asia.

Photo Courtesy of Francesco Veronesi – CC BY-SA 2.0

The great jacamar (Jacamerops aureus) is a bird species in the Galbulidae family. It prefers subropical and tropical moist lowland forest in through most of central and south America.

Photo Courtesy of Francesco Veronesi – CC BY-SA 2.0

Not only polite, but they are also very beautiful. All the colors of the rainbow.

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