adult female; yellow crown bordered by black (Texas, USA; 2006-04-04)

Golden-crowned Kinglet
Regulus satrapa

Native Range: North America and Middle America

Notes: a tiny insectivore that prefers coniferous forests; sexually dimorphic, with male showing a red-orange crown, female yellow; the colorful crown in both sexes is bordered by black, below which is also a white eyestripe.