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Baby chaffinch?

Observed: 12th August 2012 By: lapidarius114lapidarius114’s reputation in Birdslapidarius114’s reputation in Birds
Baby chaffinch?
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Species with which Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) interacts

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Adult

The amount of wear on the wing feathers suggests it is an adult female in moult. The greater coverts seem to show two ages of feathers, so it is probably a bird born in 2011.

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Ah! Ok thank you very much

Ah! Ok thank you very much that's incredibly helpful.