Finch Sound Recordings Vallejo CA

Local resource for finch sound recordings in Vallejo, CA. 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.

Boss Robot Hobby
(510) 841-1680
2953 College Ave
Berkeley, CA
 
The Loose Caboose
(707) 258-1222
820-A Third Street
Napa, CA
 
Kit & Caboodle
(510) 524-9924
550 El Cerrito Plaza
El Cerrito, CA
 
Dollhouses, Trains & More
(415) 883-0388
300 Entrada Drive
Novato, CA
 
Berkeley Ace Hardware
(510) 845-0410
2145 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA
 
Napa Valley Hobbies
(707) 252-7044
810 Randolph Street
Napa, CA
 
Just Trains
(925) 685-6566
5650-H Imhoff Drive
Concord, CA
 
Loose Caboose
(707) 258-1222
4225 Solano Avenue
Napa, CA
 
Dollhouses
(415) 883-0388
Trains & More 14 Commercial Boulevard Suite 111
Novato, CA
 
Nick's Hobbies
(707) 429-2232
3031 Travis Boulevard
Fairfield, CA
 

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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