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Re: Newbie request for identification

Subject: Re: Newbie request for identification
From: "Tom Williams" pterodax
Date: Mon Jun 25, 2012 4:18 am ((PDT))
Hi Graham,

Possibly - I honestly don't know how much greenfinch calls vary with
gender. As far as I know in most bird species only the male sings, but
contact and alarm calls tend to be less gender-specific.



On 25 June 2012 11:50, Graham Meadows <> wrote:

> **
> Hi Tom,
> I did hear this call again this morning, I couldn't see the bird calling
> but
> there was a male Greenfinch at the top of the tree.
> Could this be a female calling?
> Graham
> On Monday 25 Jun 2012 10:48:11 you wrote:
> > Hi Graham,
> >
> > To me this sounds like a slightly unusual variant of a Greenfinch call:
> > although the slight drop in pitch at th=
> > beginning isn't something I've noticed before.
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Tom

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