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jeswain60
Wells, ME

November 13, 2013
4:51 AM

Post #9708048

Having trouble identifying and wondering if it is just passing through or changed colors for the season.
I don't think it is exotic or anything, but can't find a good match in my bird book. Thanks in advance.

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

November 13, 2013
8:05 AM

Post #9708214

Dark-eyed Junco, female. Much drabber than the male, which is probably what is shown in your book!

Resin
jeswain60
Wells, ME

November 17, 2013
2:04 PM

Post #9711178

Thanks as always. It was the male in the book I have...

Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

November 17, 2013
4:44 PM

Post #9711281

If it doesn't show half the bird population . . . time to get a better book ;-)

Look out for Sibley's North American Bird Guide, that's widely considered the best for North America.

Resin

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