Finch Sound Recordings Brandon FL

Local resource for finch sound recordings in Brandon, FL. 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.

HobbyTown USA
(813) 655-6366
2464 W. Brandon Blvd.
Brandon, FL
 
Bill's Train Shop
(813) 681-7666
Post Office Box 561
Seffner, FL
 
Benjy's Trains & Toys
(813) 980-3790
8715 40th Street N
Tampa, FL
 
Happy Hobo Trains
(813) 886-5072
4040 West Waters Avenue #1100
Tampa, FL
 
Happy Hobo Trains
(813) 908-5072
10019 N Dale Mabry Hwy #600
Tampa, FL
 
Choo Choo Charlie's
(813) 681-4439
3108 State Road 60 East
Valrico, FL
 
Bill''s Train Shop
(813) 643-1105
P O Box 561
Seffner, FL
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Chester Holley Model Railroad S...
(813) 831-7202
3818 South Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL
 
HobbyTown USA
(813) 964-5447
Village Square East
Tampa, FL
 
Charlie's Discount Hobbies,Inc.
(813) 882-4007
7530 W Waters Ave
Tampa, FL
 

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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