Redpoll - mealy or lesser?

Redpoll - mealy or lesser?

Observation - Redpoll - mealy or lesser? - UK and Ireland. Description: After assuming this was a Lesser and not giving it a second thought,a kind a and knowledgeable soul suggests the possibility of a Mealy. Not sure how to tell the difference! This one was travelling with a flock of siskins on a dull day back in March at Ch

After assuming this was a Lesser and not giving it a second thought,a kind a and knowledgeable soul suggests the possibility of a Mealy. Not sure how to tell the difference! This one was travelling with a flock of siskins on a dull day back in March at Chamber's Wood, Lincs.