Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Introduced Hawaiian

A L O H A !
 Brazilian Cardinal, 
Paroaria coronata

- Introduced to Hawaii 
early 1930's;
 Insects, fruit & seeds 
are this bird's meat -

Linking to

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Thank You!
               Warmly, cloudia

23 comments:

Margaret Adamson said...

Such a beautiful little bird.

Cloudia said...

Thank You, Margaret

Bob Bushell said...

Brazilian Cardinal, well, I never did. Great image.

Adam Jones said...

What a beauty! Great picture.

HOOTIN ANNI said...

Wow!!

eileeninmd said...

I love this beautiful bird, pretty photo.. Aloha, Cloudia!

eileeninmd said...

I love this beautiful bird, pretty photo.. Aloha, Cloudia!

EG CameraGirl said...

Quite handsome!

eViL pOp TaRt said...

Such a beautiful little cardinal!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

What a very sweet little friend Cloudia.. colourful too!

TexWisGirl said...

gorgeous bird. gorgeous!

Irma said...

I love this beautiful bird
Great picture.
Best regards, Irma

Chris Rohrer said...

Invasively beautiful!!!! Love this bird!

Teresa said...

I love its bright red head.

Gunilla Bäck said...

Pretty little bird!

Cloudia said...

Thanks Friends ☁🌴♥

RedPat said...

I've never seen such a bird - even in a pic!

Karen S. said...

Oh my, such a gorgeous cutie!

William Kendall said...

Quite a beauty!

June Caedmon said...

So pretty! I loved watching these sweet birds when I visited the islands. Mahalo!

Linda aka Crafty Gardener said...

Such a gorgeous, colourful species of cardinal.

Marie said...

I just love him! He's really gorgeous! Great shot.

Kay said...

I thought it was a red crested cardinal. Is that the same thing??