Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch Identification

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Adult Description

  • Medium-sized finch.
  • Dark brown overall.
  • Gray cheek patches wrapping around back of head.
  • Black forehead.
  • Pink on belly, rump, and in wings.

Immature Description

Juvenile similar to adult female, but duller, and lacking gray crown, black forehead, and pink on underparts.
Relative Size

Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 5.5-8.3 in (14-21 cm)
    • Weight: 0.8-2.1 oz (22-60 g)
    • Wingspan: 13.0 in (33 cm)