Scarlet Tanager, Juvenile Male

Scarlet Tanager, Juvenile Male.
I know scarlet is red, but when the male Scarlet Tanager is either non-breeding (age and fall), they are actually a dull yellow. They closely resemble the female Scarlet Tanager with the difference being the more distinct black shoulder on the top of the wing. The females have more of a consistent shade. It was a treat to see the adult female actually feeding it on the fence at the back of the yard. I have never seen it before, even though I know it happens. The Japanese Beetles are beginning to emerge and soon the bushes and trees will be covered with them, and that attracts the Tanagers in big numbers here.
Tamron SP 150-600mm Di VC USD G2 lens on a Nikon D-500, Manual Exposure mode, f8, ISO 2500, shutter speed of 1/125th of a second, Sirui P424S monopod, processed in Lightroom Classic CC. #WithMyTamron, #Tamron, #TamronUSA, #TamronLensesUSA, #TamronImageMaster, #Tamron150600g2, #SiruiUSA, #BirdNirdvana, #BirdPhotography, #BearWoodsWildlifeSanctuary, #BearWoodsPhotography

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