Finch Sound Recordings Irving TX

Local resource for finch sound recordings in Irving, TX. 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.

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(214) 902-8336
3616 Forest Ln
Dallas, TX
 
Kelle J Gammon Hobbies
(817) 265-8827
2111 Trestonwood Dr
Arlington, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(817) 557-8446
4628 S Cooper St
Arlington, TX
 
Zycon Models
(972) 252-0866
2808 Cibola Drive
Irving, TX
 
M-A-L Hobby Shop
(214) 438-9233
108 South Lee Street
Irving, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(817) 488-7838
5325 William D Tate Ave
Grapevine, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(469) 467-6018
900 W 15th St # A
Plano, TX
 
Bios Shop
c/o Schenker, Inc./BAX Global
Dallas, TX
 
Wild Bill's Hobby Shop
(972) 438-9224
535 E. Shady Grove
Irving, TX
 
Phil's Hobbies
(972) 243-3603
2740 Valwood Parkway #105
Farmers Branch, TX
 

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

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