Monthly Archives: December 2006

Grey Wagtail

Order: Passeriformes; Family: Motacillidae Motacilla cinerea Grey Wagtail = kisekirei Location: Munakata

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Oriental Greenfinch

Order: Passeriformes; Family: Fringillidae Carduelis sinica Oriental Greenfinch = kawarahiwa (also Grey-capped Greenfinch) Location: Munakata

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Japanese White-eye

We’re getting quite a lot of birds in the garden this Winter. Everyone’s favorite is the Japanese White-eye (mejiro). They’re quite shy but nothing would keep them away from the orange we put on the deck and I was able … Continue reading

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