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Observed: 1st December 2012 By: Jojo Hall
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Description:

V.similar to chaffinch in size and markings but different colours - this bird is brown with yellow/green tinge. Wing bars are pale yellow. Buff underparts. Two feint lines running down back of head and nape.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) interacts

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female

As Chris says, it is a female, and you have described it very well! It may also be a young female, and so rather lacking in any depth of colour.

Ian
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