- Common Name: Northern Cardinal
- Scientific Name: Cardinalis cardinalis
- Date Taken: May 2016
- Photographer: Jan Fletcher
- Location: Green Valley, Arizona
- Pictured is a male, females are buff-brown.
A common resident in Arizona.
The plant is an Ocotillo, which is
indigenous to the Sonoran and Chihuahuan
Deserts in the Southwestern United States
and northern Mexico.