Saturday, April 1, 2017

Black-throated Finch, Star Finch and Brown Falcon

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Black-throated Finch - Poephila cincta - Bältesastrild
 Star Finch - Neochmia ruficauda - Sävastrild,
(The Star Finch is the one with red on it´s forehead and bill.)



Brown Falcon - Falco berigora - Brunfalk

A dry wetland with hardly any water at all hosted some nice spices. The top images shows 2 different species of finch. A bit too far off but the group did not dare go any closer. Afraid to scare them off. Above, in the tree, was another one watching it all.



© NF Photo 140915 South of Lotus bird lodge,  Queensland, Australia

Learn more about Black-throated Finch on wiki
Learn more about Star Finch on wiki Learn more about Brown Falcon on wiki


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9 comments:

  1. Hello, the finches are cute and I love the falcon. Great sightings. Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend!

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  2. Great shots of this majestic falcon!

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  3. They like that little marshy area! Great photos! Love that beautiful falcon!

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  4. For all of us birders at I'd Rather B Birdin', I thank you for sharing this post!! This falcon is very impressive! And cute finches.

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  5. Nice collection of finches. I had hoped that I would get some finch shots when I was in Darwin last year - but the birds had other ideas!

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

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  6. I love the textures in the Finch images and your Falcon is beautiful. Happy week~

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  7. Its alway interesting to be able to view photos taken by someone on another continent, it give people like myself in the UK a great opportunity to see new birds, thank you.
    All the best Gordon.

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