snow buntingsnow bunting
a small bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) inhabiting cold regions in the Northern Hemisphere: the male is white in summer with black streaks on the back
A small bird (Plectrophenax nivalis) of northern regions, having predominantly white winter plumage.
(plural snow buntings)
- A finch, Plectrophenax nivalis, having white plumage; it is widely distributed in northern latitudes.