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Wellston, MI, USA
I noticed this goldfinch both at the feeder and on the ground. There is no other goldfinch that looked like this even when they were puffed up against the cold. I also observed this bird always feeding alone, no other birds around at the same time. I also noticed that it would be at the feeder much earlier in the morning than the other birds and later in the evening when other birds have stopped. It seemed a bit curious to me and thought I would submit it to Cornell.
Unusual body shape. No other goldfinch looked like this even when puffed up for cold weather.
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