Finch Sound Recordings Billings MT

Local resource for finch sound recordings in Billings, MT. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to finch sound recordings, finch song recordings, and finch bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting finches, finch feeders, finch types, and finch descriptions.

Abell Hobbies & Mfg
(406) 259-4882
1125 Monad Road
Billings, MT
 
Jim''s Junction
(406) 259-5354
811B 16th Street West
Billings, MT
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Jim's Junction
(406) 259-5354
811 B 16th St West
Billings, MT
 
OLESTOYS
(406) 655-0817
2113 Alderson Ave
Billings, MT

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PetSmart
(406) 656-2309
2510 KING AVENUE WEST
BILLINGS, MT

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Heliproz, Inc
(406) 245-8480
2885 Farley Lane
Billings, MT
 
Reliable Discount Express
(406) 652-7032
111 South 24th Street West Suite 2
Billings, MT
 
Central Hobbies
(406) 259-9004
1401 Central
Billings, MT
 
PetSmart
(406) 656-2309
2510 King Ave West
Billings, MT
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Family Pets
(406) 245-6082
1430 Central Ave
Billings, MT

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Purple Finch

Purple Finch

Carpodacus purpureus L 6" (15cm)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a purple finch.

Found in both coniferous and mixed woodlands in all seasons, the purple finch is an irregular winter visitor to feeders, fairly common in some years and absent in others.

The male is distinctive, with wine red head, chest, and sides, lacking the brown streaks on the belly so evident in male house finches. The male can be distinguished from the female house finch by the strong white line above the eye and the bold dark streaks contrasting with the white belly and chest.

The song of the purple finch is a series of whistled, warbling notes. The song of eastern birds, which is slightly more hoarse and louder than the song of western birds, usually ends with a descending reer note. The common call note, mostly heard from flying birds, is a sharp, hard pik .

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

Copyright2010 Bird Watcher's Digest

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