Blue Bunting

Scientific Name
Cyanocompsa parellina
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Conservation Status
Least Concern (LC)

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The Blue Bunting (Cyanocompsa parellina) is a species of passerine bird found in northern Central America. Measuring in length with a wingspan of , it is one of the smaller members of its genus. Like most buntings, the Blue Bunting is sexually dimorphic. The male has a dark blue body, with brighter blue highlights on the supercilium, forecrown, malar region, rump and lesser wing coverts. The female is an unstreaked warm brown, slightly paler below.