Date: 4/1/21 6:41 am From: Paul Evans <paulevansdo...> Subject: [obol] Re: ID
I think David is on the right track. Most likely escaped cage birds,
probably Society Finches or relative found wild in India region.
On Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 11:08 PM David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...>
> Looks like an exotic finch. It reminds me of nutmeg mannikin.
> On Wed, Mar 31, 2021, 22:36 Aubrey Hornor <aubrey.hornor...> wrote:
>> Hi obol,
>> I saw a pair of these at Broughton Beach (Portland) today and wasn’t
>> totally sure what they were. No yellow markings that I saw on this bird,
>> but a white forehead, throat and chest. I’d love to know what they are!
Paul Evans DO, LL.D (hon.), FACOFP