Cardinal (bird)

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Summer Tanager.jpg
Male Summer Tanager
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cardinalidae

The Cardinals or Cardinalidae are a family of passerine birds that live in North and South America.

References[change | change source]

  • Stiles and Skutch, A guide to the birds of Costa Rica ISBN 9780801496004
  • Hilty, Birds of Venezuela, ISBN 0-7136-6418-5
  • ffrench, Birds of Trinidad and Tobago ISBN 0-7136-6759-1
  • "National Geographic" Field Guide to the Birds of North America ISBN 0792268776
  • Klicka, Burns & Spellman. Defining a monophyletic Cardinalidae: a molecular perspective. [1]. p. 36

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