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Which Finch?

Observed: 25th August 2013 By: AmadanAmadan’s reputation in BirdsAmadan’s reputation in BirdsAmadan’s reputation in BirdsAmadan’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

One of a small group in a hedgerow near the River Nene, chattering together.
Possibly female Bullfinch?

Identifications
Species interactions

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Comments

jerebarker's picture

Not Bullfinch because

structure's not good: the bill looks relatively large and triangular: Bullfinch is rather small, black and curved. Bullfinch should have a black cap and dull brown (female) body with greyish back.

J

Amadan's picture

Thanks for the identification

One I've only ever seen at a distance before.