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Bullfinch

Observed: 19th August 2012 By: j.tweedie
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Bullfinch
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No interactions present.

Species with which Common Bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula) interacts

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Age

A bird born in 2011...still retaining a few juvenile feathers (the alula or bastard wing) on the edge of the wing. Bullfinches moult quite late in the year, but it should have started to moult again by now, and will soon assume a full adult plumage.

Ian
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