A Bluebird with Finch wing markings?

Aurora, CO

This time of year brings me Grosbeaks, Towhees, and now a new one that I haven't seen before. Can anybody help with an ID on this bird. Thanks so much!

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Gahanna, OH(Zone 6b)

Appears to be an indigo bunting

Aurora, CO

Doesn't look like the Indigo Bunting is indigenous to Colorado. However, the Western Bluebird is the closest match - and many trees have been felled in my area recently. I think I may be getting some homeless overflow, per the attached Grosbeak shots. Thanks for your help.

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Gahanna, OH(Zone 6b)

If you look at the difference in bills, Iím still leaning towards the indigo bunting. They do appear infrequently in your state, per the Audubon website.

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Allston, MA

This is Passerina cyanea (Indigo Bunting) indeed.

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