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#1 JesseJane

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:37 PM

Hello and Happy New Year to all !

I live in North Arkansas. Attached are 2 photos, I think it is a female house finch. They are too numerous to count. Where are all the males ? Thanks, Jane

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#2 Melissa :)

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 11:08 PM

This is actually a Pine Siskin! Note narrow bill and yellow on the wings. Welcome to Whatbird! :)

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 11:10 PM

Welcome to Whatbird JesseJane

agree with Pine Siskin!

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#4 Totah Sam

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 12:40 AM

::jealous::
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 01:20 AM

agreed, Pine Siskin

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#6 DianeD

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 01:46 AM

Welcome!

I searched through all my house finches for months and months and found a Pine Siskin. I was so happy and now I recognized yours. This is fun! Thanks!





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