Female White-winged Crossbill


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Characteristics
Colouring Yellow-ish overall, black wings with two broad white wingbars. Pale Lower
Voice Soft "chep chep", also a toy trumpet call
Feeds on Conifer seeds from connifer cones and sometimes Rowan berries
Flight Swift bounding flight alternating rapid wingbeats and wings pulled to side
Nesting Tree
Social Flocks
Female White-winged Crossbill
Also Known As ..
Two-barred Crossbill
Page Last Updated 9/15/2020 8:50:29 AM
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Passeriformes
Family Fringillidae
Species Loxia leucoptera
Category Finches, Euphonias
StdName Two-barred Crossbill
Vital Statistics
Length 5.5 to 6.3 ins
Weight 0.8 to 1.2 ozs
Wingspan 9.8 to 11.4 ins
Lifespan 0 to 0 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Wide
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here)
Click CountryCode for List of Birds
YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region AFAfrica
Region ASAsia
Region CACentral America
Region CBCaribbean
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
Region OCOceania
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female White-winged Crossbill (Species=Loxia leucoptera / Standard Name=Two-barred Crossbill)