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Cardinalis sinuatus.jpg
Male desert cardinal
Female desert cardinal
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cardinalidae
Genus: Cardinalis
Bonaparte, 1838

Cardinalis is a genus of cardinal in the family Cardinalidae. There are three species ranging across North America and into northern South America.

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Northern Cardinal (34121550154).jpg Cardinalis cardinalis Northern cardinal United States from Maine to Texas and in Canada in the provinces of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Its range extends west to the U.S.–Mexico border and south through Mexico to the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, northern Guatemala, and northern Belize
Cardinalis sinuatus.jpg Cardinalis sinuatus Pyrrhuloxia (desert cardinal) U.S. states of Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas and woodland edges in Mexico
Vermilon Cardinal.JPG Cardinalis phoeniceus Vermilion cardinal Colombia and Venezuela


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