Previous Index Next

 

NATURAL HISTORY, TORONTO REGION

  1.  Red-winged Blackbird. Agelaius phoeniceus

phoeniceus. Summer resident, abundant; breeds.

  1.  Meadowlark. Sturnella magna magna. Sum-

mer resident, common ; breeds.

  1.  Orchard Oriole. Icterus spurius. Summer resident, very rare; breeds.

  2.  Baltimore Oriole. Icterus galbula. Summer resident, common ; breeds.

  3.  Rusty Blackbird. Euphagus carolinus. Regular migrant, sometimes abundant.

  4.  Bronzed Grackle. Quiscalus quiscula aeneus. Summer resident, common; breeds.

Family FRINGILLIDAR.

  1. Evening Grosbeak. Hesperiphona vespertina vespertina. Irregular winter migrant, occasionally abundant.

  2. Pine Grosbeak. Pinicola enucleator leucura. Irregular winter migrant, often abundant.

  3. Purple Finch. Carpodacus purpureus purpureus. Resident; breeds, sometimes abundant in winter.

  4. Crossbill. Loxia curvirostra minor. Irregular winter resident, sometimes abundant.

  5. White-winged Crossbill. Loxia leucoptera. Irregular winter resident, usually rare.

  6. Hoary Redpoll. Acanthis hornemanni exilipes. Winter migrant, rare.

  7. Redpoll. Acanthis linaria linaria. Irregular winter migrant, often abundant.

228

s.

Picture
Picture

Previous Index Next