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Pine Siskin

Carduelis pinus


These two very small birds were on our muddy road. Image one is the smaller of the two with heavy stripes. It looked like a fledgling. The second image is both of the birds together showing an adult with a yellow streaked body and reddish cap.


forest, swamps, bogs, brushy areas.


Migrate in winter

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doreen.chambers.14 7 years ago

Thanks Caleb. I really did not know what the heck it was. Is the yellow one a Pine Siskin too?

Caleb Strand
Caleb Strand 7 years ago

This is actually a Pine Siskin.

Vermont, USA

Spotted on Mar 30, 2016
Submitted on Mar 30, 2016

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