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Male American Goldfinch - in summer plumage
The male American Goldfinch is olive in the winter. Then changes to bright yellow in the spring and summer.
|Photo Attributes:||Barrie, Canada, Fringillidae, Spinus, Passeriformes, 2010, Chordata, Spinus tristis, American Goldfinch, Ontario, |
Robin waiting to feed its young.
Photo of a robin with food in its beak, ready to feed it young in the nest. Waiting for the path to be clear to its nest.
|Photo Specific Links:||Robin - coloring page of robin feeding babies|
| ||from site: Spring means such different things in different parts of the country. Here in the desert I notice we have baby lizards and delicate damselflies. We get a lot of spring migrant birds, too. A whole flock of robins settled in some berry bearing bushes in front of me the other day and I realized they would be a perfect spring coloring page.|
|Canada Links:||Canada - Wikipedia|
|Government of Canada Site|
|Official web site for the Government of Canada.|
|Emberizidae Links:||Emberizidae family on Wikipedia|
|from site: The Emberizidae are a large family of passerine birds. The Emberizidae family probably originated in South America and spread first into North America before crossing into eastern Asia and continuing to move west. This explains the comparative paucity of emberizid species in Europe and Africa when compared to the Americas.|
|Ontario Links:||Government of Ontario, Canada|
|Official Governtment site for the province of Ontario.|
|White-crowned Sparrow Links:||White-crowned sparrow on AllAbouBirds.org|
|from site: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-crowned_Sparrow|
|Zonotrichia Links:||Zonotrichia Genus in Wikipedia.|
|from site: Zonotrichia is a genus of five American sparrows of the family Emberizidae. Four of the species are North American, but the Rufous-collared Sparrow breeds in highlands from the extreme southeast of Mexico to Tierra del Fuego, and on Hispaniola.|
|Zonotrichia leucophrys Links:||White-crowned Sparrow on Wikipedia|
|from site: The White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) is a medium-sized sparrow native to North America.|
DateTimeDigitized :2011:05:15 09:34:29
DateTimeOriginal :2011:05:15 09:34:29
Lens :75-300mm F4.5-5.6