Here's a look at the Red-tailed Pennant, along with some of its more prominent field marks indicated with white text and arrows. The blue annotations indicate other features of interest.
|A male Red-tailed Pennant, observed at the Gilbert Water Ranch.|
|Field marks for the Red-tailed Pennant.|
The best thing about this observation is that this was the first time I've seen a Red-tailed Pennant in my backyard. That's cool. I hope I continue to see them!