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Bohemian Waxwing
(Bombycilla garrulus)

    
        
Bohemian Waxwing Information

Length: 7.5 - 8.5"
                                     
Habitat:
Breeding Habitat: Usually, open coniferous forests; sometimes, opened mixed woodlands.

Winter Habitat: Any habitat
with an abundance of berries

Bohemian Waxwing
Photo © Mike Danzenbaker
or fruit trees, including residential areas, parks, and gardens.

Diet: Insects, especially flying insects; berries and other fruits; favors fruits of mountain ash, cedar, and juniper. In spring, will also feed on tree sap.
 
 
Bohemian Waxwing ID tipsIdentification tips for Bohemian Waxwing
 
 
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
 
Bohemian Waxwing Breeding Map Bohemian Waxwing Winter Map      USGS
     
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
 
 
Additional Information:
 
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Photo, description, similar species, sound, range, habitat, food, behavior, reproduction, and conservation status.
 
     
   

 

 


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