[CT Birds] Sparrow ID help please
jim at worldpeace.org
Mon Nov 16 12:45:54 EST 2015
Female/imm type Purple Finch.
The World Peace Sanctuary
26 Benton Road
Wassaic, NY 12592
On Nov 16, 2015, at 12:39 PM, Don Morgan via CTBirds wrote:
> this bird has been showing up at my back porch feeder for weeks now,
> intermittently, but has successfully eluded my camera every time until today.
> Pictures taken through glass window, so not too sharp, but close enough for
> some detail.
> If you get a white box asking you to sign in, just click the X , top right
> Bird is on the small side, smaller than Song or White-throated Sparrows,
> perhaps a little larger than a Chipping Sparrow. Very heavily streaked
> breast, but no central spot. Indistinct white lines on the face but no markings
> at all on the cap. Not ringing a bell at all with me.
> Don Morgan, Coventry, Ct
> mntncougar at aol.com
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