House Finch or Purple Finch?
1.) Answer-House Finch
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The bright red bib and red head with brown cap help to identfy this one as a male House Finch.
2.) Answer-Purple Finch
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The all red head with no brown cap and the rosy rump helps to ID this one as a male Purple Finch.
3.) Answer- Female Purple Finch
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The white eye line and notched tail help to identify this one as a female Purple Finch.
4.)Answer- Purple Finch
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The all red head with no brown cap, the red rump and the chunkier shape helps to ID this one as a male Purple Finch
5.) Answer- Female House Finch
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The brownish head with no white eye line and the two narrow white wing bars help to identify this one as female House Finch
How did you do? I had to brush up on my Finch features for this one especially on the females. I hope you enjoyed it and stay tune for more tricky bird identifications.