evening grosbeak

noun
a North American grosbeak, Coccothraustes vespertina, having yellowish, black, and white plumage.

Origin:
1820–30, Americanism

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Bright red berries are an important food source for songbirds including evening grosbeak, cardinals, robins and cedar waxwings.
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