PETER MATULAVICH / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PETER MATULAVICH / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Female northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) perching on branch during cold winter day in Ohio. This is the northernmost cardinal species and is found throughout the eastern U.S., southeastern Canada, and eastern Mexico. Females are much drabber than males and slightly smaller.
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