Molothrus ater

Common Names: Brown-headed cowbird
Category: Birds
Sub-category: Blackbirds, Meadowlarks, Cowbirds, Grackles, & Orioles

They have a finch-like head and beak. Adults have a short finch-like bill and dark eyes. The adult male is mainly iridescent black with a brown head. The adult female is grey with a pale throat and fine streaking on the underparts.

They are often found in residential areas, fields, and forests.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.