Verdin - Auriparus flaviceps

Length 3.5-4.3 in (8.9-10.9 cm)
Weight 0.2-0.3 oz (5.7-8.5 g)
Clutch Size 3-6
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

Verdin are very small passerines found in the arid southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico. Their bright yellow head helps with their identification. Verdins forage among desert trees and scrubs for insects.

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