Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2007/05/07

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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Flycatcher
From: telyt at (Doug Herr)
Date: Mon May 7 19:02:12 2007
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On May 7, 2007, at 11:55 AM, Leonard Taupier wrote:

> I'm posting these two photos more to try and identify the bird. The  
> photos aren't that good but may be interesting.
> This bird may be a Yellow-Bellied Flycatcher or a Goldfinch or  
> something else.
> The bird is fairly small. In the first photo it is tearing apart a  
> bugs nest in the tree.
> In the 2nd photo the bird flew to another branch but only stayed a  
> second or two. The photo is not quite in focus. The white nest is  
> covering its beak and throat.
> Can anyone identify this little guy.

w/o a size reference I'd say female American Goldfinch or female Red  
Crossbill,  Not a flycatcher or tanager.

Doug Herr
Birdman of Sacramento

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