BruceH's picture

Greenfinch f

Observed: 6th July 2013 By: BruceHBruceH’s reputation in BirdsBruceH’s reputation in BirdsBruceH’s reputation in Birds
Greenfinch f
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis) interacts

Comments

BruceH's picture

Goldfinch

Yes, I think you are right - especially as it is feeding on the niger seed feeder, which greenfinches do not (in my garden at least).

Marion J's picture

goldfinch

It is a young goldfinch - they don't have the black/white/red head colouring that the adults have. They develop the gold/black wing markings first.