Lesser Goldfinch
Carduelis psaltria
(L 4.5" WS 8" WT 0.33 oz)
Those in the U.S. have green
backs...but are black-backed
south of Cent. Mexico.
 Laguna Park
San Luis Obispo, CA
11Oct2012
The Cloisters
Morro Bay, CA
12Oct2012
Sunol Regional Wilderness
17Jun2011
female