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Red-crested Cardinal (Paroaria coronata)

Red-crested Cardinal (Paroaria coronata)

Red-crested Cardinal, Kokee State Park


Class: Aves
Family: Thraupidae
Common Name: Red-crested Cardinal
Genus: Paroaria
Species Name: coronata

About The Red-crested Cardinal

Global Range: RESIDENT from eastern Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and extreme southern Brazil south to northern Argentina. Introduced and established in Hawaii (late 1920s, early 1930s; now common and widespread on Oahu, less common & localized on Kauai, Lanai, Molokai, and Maui).

Rights Holder: NatureServe

Trips Where Observed

Argentina
Hawaii, Kauai

Member Lifelists

Argentina
Australasia
Hawaii
South America
United States
World

Sites Where Observed

Location
Date
Notes
2/17/2005
Seen in Gaiman, according to book, this is far south of their range.
3/25/2005
Red-crested Cardinal, Kokee State Park
Common on island. Very tame in the overlook parking lot. Attracted to electric car window sound.

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