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Red-crested Cardinal - Paroaria coronata

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Common name: Red-crested Cardinal

Scientific name: Paroaria coronata

Accession number: 157

Materials: Watercolour on paper

When painted: 1831-1841

This pictures shows the American species of the Red-crested Cardinal. The crest of the bird is normally a slightly deeper red.

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