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pyrrhuloxia, Pyrrhuloxia sinuata(noun)
crested grey-and-red bird of southwest United States and Mexico
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Any of several North American birds, of the genus Cardinalis, that have grey and red plumage
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The Pyrrhuloxia or Desert Cardinal is a medium-sized North American song bird found in the American southwest and northern Mexico. This distinctive species with a short, stout bill, red crest and wings, closely resembles the Northern Cardinal and the Vermilion Cardinal, all of which are in the same genus.