Living Bird Magazine
Small finch with a tiny conical bill and a notched tail. Adult males are mostly white with a red crown patch and a pink washed chest. Some individuals like this one are extremely pale with limited streaking on the sides while others are darker with more streaking.© Skye Haas | Macaulay LibraryMichigan, March 17, 2017
- A very small pale finch.
- Bill small and conical.
- Chin black.
- Forehead red.
- Rump white.
- Undertail white.
Immature DescriptionImmature male resembles adult female.
Relative Sizesparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 4.7-5.5 in (12-14 cm)
- Weight: 0.4-0.7 oz (11-20 g)
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