April 25, 2004 -
County, Utah - © NJDavis
L 7.75 WS 11, Short
ragged crest, Long tail, Red eyes, Black with white patch on primaries
shown in flight,eats berries. Female is grayish.
Utah Range Map
eats mistletoe berries in desert washes and oak woods. Lays 2-4
spotted whitish eggs in nest of leaves, grass, twigs, flower lined with
down and hair in fork of a tree. May camoflage nest with
clump. Altricial. Lives along waterways in mesquite country for the
that grows on mesquite bushes.
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