Cardinalis cardinalis

Cardinalis cardinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common Names

Cardenal rojo (Castilian), Cardinal rouge (French), Northern Cardinal (English)

Languages: English



The nesting of this common and wide-spread species has been fairly well studied.  But don't let that stop you from learning more!

For a video of this species at its nest see: Video1

Author(s): Greeney, Harold
Rights holder(s): Greeney, Harold


Brackbill, H. (1954).  Cardinal’s period of dependency. Wilson Bulletin. 66, 153.