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#1 spotter503

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Posted 20 August 2012 - 08:19 PM

Not sure if this is another Female Indigo Bunting or somethign else? thoughts?

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#2 GreatHorn

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Posted 20 August 2012 - 08:22 PM

Female Indigo Bunting, yeah - you can see some blue on the wing
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Posted 20 August 2012 - 10:07 PM

It's an Indigo Bunting, but's it's a juvenile. Adults don't have the prominent yellow gape flange. Sex isn't determinable at this stage.

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#4 GreatHorn

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Posted 20 August 2012 - 10:11 PM

It's an Indigo Bunting, but's it's a juvenile. Adults don't have the prominent yellow gape flange. Sex isn't determinable at this stage.

Remind me never to classify something as "female" or "juvenile" again. I honestly have a feeling that I'm wrong every time I do that, and normally I am. :wacko:
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Posted 21 August 2012 - 12:20 AM

Thanks for the info - it's much easier before all these juvs' hatch! I'm learning a lot this summer




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