House Finch – 6/17/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/17/13
Observation Time: 4:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond area
Common Name: House Finch
Scientific Name: Setophaga discolor
Comments: Male house finches have reddish coloration on their head and breast. Females are brown. Both have a heavy, conical beak for cracking seeds open.
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