Western Tanager

The male Western Tanager is medium-sized, with brilliant red head, bright yellow body, black back, wings, and tail. Wings have two bars: upper bar is yellow, lower bar is white. (click on image to enlarge)

A Western Tananger visits Ojo Caliente, New MexicoThis beauty visited our place in Ojo Caliente for a few days this spring. He was socializing around our feeders with his cronies which include Black-headed Grosbeaks, Evening Grosbeaks, Juniper Titmouse, Lesser Goldfinch, Doves and Canyon Towhees. We even had a rare visit for several days by a Rose-breasted Grosbeak, image to come.

Your comments and shares are always appreciated. Thank You.

My images can viewed and purchased via my website Britt Runyon Photography on Fine Art America.

 

 

About Britt Runyon

A New Mexico based free roaming outdoor digital photographer, always on the qui vive for what Nature and humans provide.
This entry was posted in Image of the Week and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *