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Old 22-11-16, 08:46 PM
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Default Hmm a finch, yellow...

For some reason I can't actually peg this finch(?) to a particular species. It looks like it has hints of gold above the eyes, ideas?

3 snaps here:
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Old 22-11-16, 09:13 PM
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Its a greenfinch
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Old 23-11-16, 06:23 AM
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As Stuart said a greenfinch, looks like a female.
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Old 23-11-16, 03:48 PM
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Thanks guys! Taken so many pictures of greenfinches, yet this one still managed to fool me!
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