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Grosbeak? Nampa, Idaho, USA

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Old Sunday 9th February 2020, 15:12   #1
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Grosbeak? Nampa, Idaho, USA

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I think its a Grosbeak, but I am not sure. What do you guys think?

It was spotted ta Wilsons Springs ponds in Nampa, Idaho, USA.

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Looks like one to me too, not sure which you have there, female Evening?
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Yes, we have evenings here.
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Old Sunday 9th February 2020, 15:43   #4
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Yes, Evening Grosbeak.
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Old Sunday 9th February 2020, 18:07   #5
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Yes to Evening Grosbeak.
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Old Sunday 9th February 2020, 21:21   #6
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Ditto to Evening Grosbeak.

I do wonder though . . . what do Evening Grosbeaks do in the mornings?
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Evening Grosbeak.

Nutcracker, they sing vespers.
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Evening Grosbeak.

Nutcracker, they sing vespers.
Not a number from the Nutcracker suite?
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Much prefer the old evocative genus name, Hesperiphona—“western voice”—to boring old Coccothraustes. . ..
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Much prefer the old evocative genus name, Hesperiphona—“western voice”—to boring old Coccothraustes. . ..
I once said to an ex girlfriend 'I have a Coccothraustes coccothraustes', she said, 'you're not coming near me with that until you've been to the doctor'........
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