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.

Paul
Salem, OR

On Wed, Mar 31, 2021 at 11:08 PM David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...>
wrote:

> 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!
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Aubrey
>>
>>
>>
>> --
Paul Evans DO, LL.D (hon.), FACOFP

 
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