List of red color bird name and red eye bird name, the brilliant red plumage on many bird species isn't just pretty; it has a purpose. Male House Finches with bright red coloring, for example, more easily attract mates.

In the bird world, the color red has special significance. Many species use red signals to attract mates or discourage rivals, adding the color to their red color to beaks, Red feathers, or bare skin. Many birds also accumulate these same red pigments in one of the cone photoreceptor types in their retina to enhance color vision.

The brilliant red plumage on many bird species isn't just pretty; it has a purpose. Male House Finches with bright red coloring, for example, more easily attract mates. Below is the list of 16 most beautiful Redbird names and pictures.

  1. Northern Cardinal: The color of a bird’s plumage is critical for many reasons. Birders frequently use color and markings to identify a bird and birds have excellent color vision that helps them select a mate or repel an intruder. Brighter plumage often signals strength and good health, and many birds complete annual molts prior to the breeding season to refresh their colors in the hopes of attracting the most desirable mate.


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  1. Vermilion Flycatcher: The vermilion flycatcher is a small passerine bird in the tyrant flycatcher family found throughout South America and southern North America. The vermilion flycatcher is a striking exception among the generally drab tyrant flycatchers.

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  1. Summer Tanager: The summer tanager is a medium-sized American songbird. Formerly placed in the tanager family, it and other members of its genus are now classified in the cardinal family. The species' plumage and vocalizations are similar to other members of the cardinal family.


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  1. Scarlet Ibis: The scarlet ibis is a species of ibis in the bird family Threskiornithidae. It inhabits tropical South America and islands of the Caribbean. In form, it resembles most of the other twenty-seven extant species of ibis, but its remarkably brilliant scarlet coloration makes it unmistakable.


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  1. Crimson Rosella: The crimson rosella is a parrot native to eastern and south-eastern Australia which has been introduced to New Zealand and Norfolk Island. It is commonly found in, but not restricted to, mountain forests and gardens.


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  1. Purple Finch: The purple finch is a bird in the finch family, Fringillidae.


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  1. Crimson Sunbird: The crimson sunbird is a species of bird in the sunbird family which feed largely on nectar, although they will also take insects, especially when feeding the young. The flight is fast and direct on their short wings. Most species can take nectar by hovering like a hummingbird but usually perch to feed most of the time.


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  1. Scarlet Macaw: The scarlet macaw is a large red, yellow, and blue Central and South American parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots called macaws. It is native to humid evergreen forests of tropical Central and South America.


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  1. Red Crossbill: The red crossbill is a small passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae, also known as the common crossbill in Eurosiberia. Crossbills have distinctive mandibles, crossed at the tips, which enable them to extract seeds from conifer cones and other fruits.


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  1. Pine Grosbeak: The pine grosbeak is a large member of the true finch family, Fringillidae. It is the only species in the genus Pinicola. It is found in coniferous woods across Alaska, the western mountains of the United States, Canada, and in subarctic Fennoscandia and across the Palearctic to Siberia.


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  1. Red-Billed Firefinch: The red-billed firefinch or Senegal firefinch is a small passerine bird. This estrildid finch is a resident breeding bird in most of Sub-Saharan Africa with an estimated global extent of occurrence of 10,000,000 km². The species was introduced to Egypt, however, the introduced population has become extinct.


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  1. Painted Bunting: The painted bunting is a species of bird in the cardinal family, Cardinalidae, that is native to North America. The bright plumage of the male-only comes in the second year of life; in the first year, they can only be distinguished from the female by close inspection.


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  1. Cassin's Finch:

Cassin's finch is a bird in the finch family, Fringillidae. This species and the other "American rosefinches" are placed in the genus Haemorhous. Adults have a short forked brown tail and brown wings. They have a longer bill than the purple finch.


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  1. Red-Headed Woodpecker: The red-headed woodpecker is a small- or medium-sized woodpecker from temperate North America. Their breeding habitat is open country across southern Canada and the eastern-central United States.


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  1. Red-necked tanager: The red-necked tanager is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forests.


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  1. Rainbow-bearded thornbill hummingbird: with a little red in the front of the neck. This bird is last in our list. The rainbow-bearded thornbill is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland.


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