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House Finch

Carpodacus mexicanus



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Liam 2 years ago

Purple on the left, House on the right.

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 2 years ago

Thanks Liam.
the first one in your link is a house finch and the second a purple?

Liam 2 years ago

It's a House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus). Purple Finches have delineated faces. Here's a comparison I made:

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 2 years ago

Purple Finch?

Tulare, California, USA

Lat: 36.70, Long: -118.76

Spotted on Mar 26, 2012
Submitted on Mar 26, 2012

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