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Barbados Bullfinch

Loxigilla Barbadensis

Description:

The Barbados bullfinch is a small bird, 14–15 cm (5.5–6 in). The upperparts are a dark olive-grey, the wings are mostly brown, underparts are greyish, while the under tail-coverts are tawny. Previously considered a subspecies of the Lesser Antillean bullfinch, although it's not actually a bullfinch. It's a very friendly bird.

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4 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB a year ago

Beautifully detailed portraits!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway a year ago

Great plumage.

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B a year ago

Lovely pictures!

AFunnell
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AFunnell

Oistins, Christ Church, Barbados

Spotted on Sep 6, 2020
Submitted on Sep 29, 2020

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