Finch Sound Recordings Chesterfield VA

Local resource for finch sound recordings in Chesterfield, VA. 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.

Pet World
(804) 748-3620
6527 Centralia Rd
Chesterfield, VA
 
Toy Center
(804) 323-5773
Inc. 10441 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA
 
Toy Center
(804) 288-4475
Inc. 5811 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, VA
 
HobbyTown USA
(804) 270-2250
8032-B W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA
 
Hobby Corner
(804) 276-4151
7150 Hull Street Rd
Richmond, VA

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HobbyTown USA
(804) 267-3366
9768 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA
 
Chesterfield Hobbies
(804) 379-9091
13154 Midlothian Turnpike
Midlothian, VA
 
Hobby Center
(804) 750-1973
8908 West Patterson Avenue
Richmond, VA
 
Walt's Hobby Shop
(804) 861-1333
2791 S Crater Rd
Petersburg, VA
 
for the love of pete!
(804) 288-3674
322 Libbie Ave
Richmond, VA

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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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