crossbill

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Synonyms for crossbill

finch with a bill whose tips cross when closed

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1957) reported the red crossbill (Loxia curvirostra) in Mexico from northern Baja California, Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco, Michoacan, Guerrero, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Durango, Queretaro, Mexico, Distrito Federal, Morelos, San Luis Potosi, Puebla, Tamaulipas, and Veracruz.
As such, the red crossbill is added to the list of permanent avian residents for Nuevo Leon.
Central Massachusetts birders also report seeing white-winged and red crossbills.
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