Red-crested Cardinal Paroaria coronata

Red-crested Cardinal
Red-crested Cardinal
The Red-crested Cardinal is native to southern Brazil, northern Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay. It is not related to the Northern Cardinal of North America but is a Tanager.
Red-crested Cardinal
Red-crested Cardinal
Red-crested Cardinal
It has a bright cardinal red head with spiked crest, red throat, white front and dark grey and black back/wings. Male and female have similar plumage.