I received another call from Tom Wurster. After the arrival of
reinforcements, photos of the bird were obtained that led to the
conclusion that the bird is NOT a Varied Bunting, but probably a
hybrid of predominantly Indigo Bunting parentage. Tom apologizes for
the false alarm.
> >From: mobile@...
> >Date: 2007/06/03 Sun PM 06:02:00 CDT
> >To: Calbirds@yahoogroups.com, email@example.com
> >Subject: [kerncobirding] Possible Varied Bunting @ Galileo Hill
> >Hi All,
> >I just received a callfrom Tom Wurster. He and others have a
> possible 1st year Varied Bunting at Galileo Hill on te lawn between
> the stable and the main parking lot. This is a brown bird that Tom
> says is the best candidate he has seen in California.
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