My wife, Chrissy McClarren, saw a BOHEMIAN WAXWING from the parking lot of Lost Valley (Weldon Springs) this afternoon. The bird had very obvious white markings on the wings (as well as yellow tips on the wing feathers) that distinquish it from the Cedar Waxwing The bird also had the rufous undertail coverts and gray belly. The red around the mask on the head was very reddish. She was within 10 feet of the bird and got an excellent look. The bird was by itself and hanging low under the trees. She got no photo. She hopes someone else might see it and get a photo.
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