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American Goldfinch

Carduelis tristis


This finch is probably a male, still in winter coloring, so it is a muted yellow and lacks the black cap. It did have distinctive white wing bars, though.


Row of trees along an open field

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1 Comment

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

nice capture,

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Fountain, Colorado, USA

Lat: 38.70, Long: -104.71

Spotted on Feb 4, 2013
Submitted on Feb 5, 2013

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