Painted Bunting Passerina ciris (Linnaeus, 1758)  Synonyms: PABU.

Status:

Rare visitor from the southeastern U.S. Most records are from feeders in the winter months, but there are also scattered spring and summer records.

There are 38 records in the project database.

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A Painted Bunting in Cecil Co., Maryland (11/10/2019). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A Painted Bunting in Cecil Co., Maryland (11/10/2019). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A male Painted Bunting in Prince George's Co., Maryland (2/14/2010). Thanks to his welcoming host, Dorothy Paugh. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list) (More of this species)

An adult male Painted Bunting in Harford Co., Maryland (3/15/2017). This is only Harford county's second record. This bird was banded by John Gerwin on 12/15/2015 as an adult male near Manteo, Dare County, Outer Banks, North Carolina. Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A female Painted Bunting in Baltimore City, Maryland (12/21/2015). Photo by Tim Carney. (MBP list)

A Painted Bunting in Prince George's Co., Maryland (7/17/2013). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

A Painted Bunting in Harford Co., Maryland (2/14/2017). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Painted Buntings in Cecil Co., Maryland (11/10/2019). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

Maren Gimpel presents a hatch-year Painted Bunting banded at Chino Farms in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (10/26/2013). First record for Queen Anne's Co. Photo by Dan Small. (MBP list)

A Painted Bunting in Worcester Co., Maryland (12/29/2017). Photo by J.B. Churchill. (MBP list)

A Painted Bunting in Baltimore City, Maryland (2/16/2018). Photo by Wendy Alexander. (MBP list)

A female Painted Bunting in Arbutus, Baltimore Co., Maryland (3/2/2012). Photo by Jessica Morgan. (MBP list)

A male Painted Bunting in Howard Co., Maryland (3/29/2009). Photo by Kurt Schwarz. (MBP list)

A female Painted Bunting in Talbot Co., Maryland (12/14/2002). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)


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