Blue BirdsBlue Birds
Common Name
Scientific Name
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Size
Black-throated
Blue Warbler
Dendroica coerulescens Dark blue above;
black throat & sides;
white on wing
5 1/4"
Blue Grosbeak Guiraca coerulea Blue; chestnut shoulders;
black face
7"
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Blue above; black collar
bars on wings and tail
11 1/2"
Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Blue above; brownish breast 7"
Cerulean Warbler Dendroica cerulea Pale blue above & streaks
below; white on wings
and tail
5"
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea Blue, shading to purplish
on head
5 1/2"
Lazuli Bunting Passerina amoena Light blue head and back;
brown breast
5 1/2"

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