Date: 4/1/21 7:31 am
From: Aubrey Hornor <aubrey.hornor...>
Subject: [obol] Re: ID
Oh wow! Amazing! That might also explain why they let us get so close (about 2-3 feet). Thanks so much, definitely looked like the Society Finch. I was going crazy trying to ID them! (Never asked obol before!)

Regards,
Aubrey

> On Apr 1, 2021, at 6:41 AM, Paul Evans <paulevansdo...> wrote:
>
> 
> 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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