scientific name;Sialia sialis
Distinctive markings;Male has a sky blue back,wings, and head.Male has a white belly and orange breast and throat.The females have the same look but duller.
Nest;Nest is mostly built by the female in a bird house or a cavity.She lays 4 - 6 pale blue eggs some times she lays white eggs and they nest march to July.
Sound;Soft warble tru-al-y tru-al-y
Habitat;open areas including backyards.
Diet;Berries and insects.
Back yard favorites;live meal worms
range;north central to northeast,summer,new mexico down to mexico,winter,All year round below the northeast and thru south and mexico.