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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, |
Chipping Sparrow - At Bird Feeder
Male and female chipping sparrows look very similar. This one taken in Barrie, Ontario.
|Photo Attributes:||Barrie, Aves, Emberizidae, Spizella, Passeriformes, 2014, Chordata, Spizella passerina, Colaptes auratus, Chipping Sparrow, Ontario, |
Female Brown-Headed Cowbird
A female brown-headed cowbird, perched at feeder. The adult male is iridescent black in color with a brown head. The adult female is slightly smaller and is dull grey with a pale throat and very fine streaking on the underparts.
|Photo Attributes:||Barrie, Aves, Icteridae, Molothrus, Passeriformes, 2014, Chordata, Brown-Headed Cowbird, Molothrus ater, Ontario, |
Perched Black-Capped Chickadee
A black-capped chickadee perched on tree branch. The chickadee allowed me to get within ten feet for this photo.
|Photo Attributes:||Barrie, Aves, Canada, Paridae, Poecile, Passeriformes, North America, 2014, Chordata, Poecile atricapillus, Black-capped Chickadee, Ontario, |
American Goldfinch Finch at Bird Feeder
Photo of an American Goldfinch at feeder in Ontario.
|2010 Links:||The Year 2010 (wikipedia)|
|The year 2010 at TimeAndDate.com|
|American Goldfinch Links:||American Goldfinch at whatBird.com|
|from site: Small, noisy finch. Male has a bright yellow body, black cap, wings, and tail, and white rump and undertail coverts. Wings have flashy white patches and bright yellow shoulder bar. |
|Leucanthemum vulgare - Wikipedia|
|from site: Leucanthemum vulgare, the ox-eye daisy, or oxeye daisy, is a widespread flowering plant native to Europe and the temperate regions of Asia and an introduced plant to North America, Australia and New Zealand. It is one of a number of family Asteraceae plants to be called a daisy, and has the additional vernacular names common daisy, dog daisy and moon daisy|
|Barrie Links:||City of Barrie Web Site|
|Official web site for The Corporation of the City of Barrie.|
|Canada Links:||Canada - Wikipedia|
|Government of Canada Site|
|Official web site for the Government of Canada.|
|Ontario Links:||Government of Ontario, Canada|
|Official Governtment site for the province of Ontario.|
|Spinus Links:||Spinus genus at Wikipedia|
|from site: Spinus, a genus of birds in the finch (Fringillidae) family|
|Spinus tristis Links:||American Goldfinch at Wikipedia|
|from site: The American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis), also known as the Eastern Goldfinch and Wild Canary, is a North American bird in the finch family. It is migratory, ranging from southern Canada to North Carolina during the breeding season, and from just south of the Canadian border to Mexico during the winter.|
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