pine grosbeaks at a feeder in -40 degree celcius
Credit: R Lewis

Pine Grosbeaks (pinicola enucleator) visit a feeder in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. That these little birds can survive outside at -40°C is amazing. The male is the one with the red head. The females have yellow caps.

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