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Blue Dacnis male

Blue Dacnis (Dacnis cayana) male, is a small tanager found in Trinidad & Central and South America.

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The Fujian Niltava (Niltava davidi) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae…

Sweet Red-cheeked Cordonbleu. A small passerine bird, this estrildid finch is a resident breeding bird in drier regions of tropical sub-Saharan Africa.

Red-cheeked cordon-bleu or red-cheeked cordonbleu (Uraeginthus bengalus) - Female? Or is this a blue waxbill?

☀Northern Swallow Tanager - Hummingbird House - San Diego Zoo by SARhounds*

Chestnut cheeked starling

Chestnut-cheeked Starling (Agropsar philippensis) - photo by Stuart Price, via orientalbirdimages

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Pink-spotted Fruit-dove (Ptilinopus perlatus) Adult bird perched on a branch.

Blue Grosbeak - this bird is scarce throughout much of it's range. I had only three sightings in five years while birding in KS and MO. In 2012, I was treated to DOZENS of sightings, including a nesting pair with chicks, in southern IL. What a beautiful bird, but somewhat elusive in my experience.

Blue Grosbeak / every spring we have a pair of these birds in the yards. They are the most beautiful blue. This picture doesn't do it justice.

Golden-shouldered Parrot

Making of #4 – A rare parrot at the end of the world

emuwren: The Golden-shouldered Parrot (Psephotus chrysopterygius) is a rare bird of southern Cape York Peninsular, in Queensland, Australia .