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Lazuli Bunting Passerina amoena


Category E

Native Range

North America. Breeding range from south-western Canada and western USA southwards as far as California, wintering in southeastern Arizona and Mexico.

British Occurence

Holm. Orkney. 31 May to 8 June 1964; Isle of May, Fife, 22 May 1971; Foula, Shetland, 12 July 1975; Murrayton, Cornwall. 15-24 September 1990. Unlikely to occur naturally in Britain, the species was regularly imported prior to 1982 and was still being advertised for sale in the UK in 1990.

Where to see Lazuli Bunting in Britain

No known public locations.

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