Cut throat Finch - Amadina fasciata


Cut throat Finch - Amadina fasciata
Cut throat Finch - Amadina fasciata
Cut throat Finch - Amadina fasciata
Cut throat Finch - Amadina fasciata
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Identifications:
Distribution: Senegal, Northeast Uganda A very scaly or closely barred finch. Both sexes have a very finely barred head, but male has a distinctive semicircle of red stretching from ear-covers to throat. Rest of plumage buffish or sandy-brown with some warm buff edges and tips and dark bars, crescents, or chevrons. Tail black.
Song:
The song is a low-pitched humming or buzzing broken by low toneless warbling notes, often repeated without a break.
Call:
Sparrow like chirps; nesting pairs have a loud 'kee-air'; otherwise gives a thin 'eee-eee-eee' in flight.