Cassin's Finch
Haemorhous cassinii

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"Cassin's Finch," Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Cassin's finch is a bird in the finch family, Fringillidae. This species and the other "American rosefinches" are placed in the genus Haemorhous. Adults have a short forked brown tail and brown wings. They have a longer bill than the purple finch. Adult females have light brown upperparts and light underparts with brown streaks throughout; their facial markings are less distinct than those of the female purple finch.
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