Cardinal

 Cardinal Photo Album

 

Welcome to the TGO Nature Center’s Cardinal Photo Album.  We hope this photographs below will help you in identifying this beautiful bird.  Click on any photo to get a closer look.

Commonly known as Cardinal, the Northern Cardinal is a beautiful bird that is frequently seen at bird feeders at The Great Outdoors.  The male is a wonderful scarlet red color and the female and juvenile birds are a more subdue color.  See the coloration differences in the photos below.

Luis Duthil took the two photos below of a Cardinal family and the brother and sister on Nikki Duthil’s beautiful feeders.

 

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Photo Courtesy of Luis Duthil

 

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Photo Courtesy of Luis Duthil

 

Nikki Duthil shared the photos below of a Cardinal family.  The first photo is of Mama and Papa Cardinal.  The next photo shows their baby.  Then Mama is feeding baby and the final photo is of the baby Cardinal all grown up.

 

 

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Photo Courtesy of Nikki Duthil

 

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Photo Courtesy of Nikki Duthil

 

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Photo Courtesy of Nikki Duthil

 

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Photo Courtesy of Nikki Duthil

 

Pat Mahon shared the photos below with us.  Notice the bright red of the male in the first four photos  and the duller coloration of the female in the last three photos.

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

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Photo Courtesy of J. Patrick Mahon

 

The photos of male Cardinal below were taken by Hobie Kurtz.

 

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Photo Courtesy of Hobie Kurtz

 

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Photo Courtesy of Hobie Kurtz

 

Nikki Duthill shared the photo below that her husband Luis took of a female Cardinal, a Tufted Titmouse and a Red-Bellied Woodpecker on her beautiful glass feeders.  Nikki makes these feeders.

 

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Photo Courtesy of Luis Duthill

 

To learn more about the Northern Cardinal, click here to read an article by Cary Salter.

 

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