Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Male and Female

Phainopeplas are sexually dimorphic, i.e., the sexes look different. In the bird world, the males are more colorful and/or more elaborate. 

Photos by Marty Horowitz 12/7/2016
Yes, this is a male Phainopepla.

On the branch to the right of this female, you'll see some Phainopepla deposits : - )

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