American Goldfinch yellow birds.

American Goldfinch or Carduelis tristis this bird has yellow feathers on most of its body with a black cap on its head and black on the edges of its wings and some white under its wings and tail. This bird is year round in the Utah area the bright yellow colors are its summer plumage and becomes a dull brown and yellow in the winter this bird feeds on seeds from flowers and weed seeds. It can be found in the arid west desert in Utah and also the mountains around rivers and creeks.


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American Goldfinch 4201 ( Carduelis tristis ). An adult male and female American Goldfinch together in a willow tree.

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