Scarlet tanager (orange variant) – 5/9/19
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/9/19
Observation Time: 6:45 a.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Scarlet tanager (orange variant)
Scientific Name: Piranga olivacea
Comments: Male scarlet tanagers are typically bright red with jet black wings (females are drab green). This male, however, was as orange as a Baltimore oriole. Its song was unquestionably that of a scarlet tanager.
More Information: Flickr