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Funny looking finch

Observed: 11th July 2011 By: merlinhuntermerlinhunter’s reputation in Birds
David's garden bird
Description:

Unusually marked finch which has been a regular visitor to my garden during July feeding on sunflower hearts and niger seeds

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Goldfinch interacts

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wonder

It may be like some other bird's I have seen with odd colouration,maybe the colour pigment gene is not working properly as it is Orange/Yellow colour which is in the same spectrum as the normal red.I still think it look's lovely.

Fenwickfield