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Goldfinch

GoldfinchDuring mating season male goldfinches have bright yellow bodies, black wings with white stripes, a black cap on its head, and a white rump.  Females and winter males have duller feathers that are a dull olive-yellow color. The male's black cap may disappear in the winter or turn a dull black.  Females don't have the black cap on their heads. Both males and females have a small cone-shaped bill.