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finch & dwarf lupine

August 6, 2013 • Skyline Trail • Mount Rainier National Park, Washington

Coordinates: 46.80514,-121.72889 (click for map)
finch & dwarf lupine (Lupinus lepidus var. lobbii, Leucosticte tephrocotis) [Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park, Washington]
Filename: 20130806-142228.jpg 1988x1491 pixels, ISO 80, f4.5 @ 1/800 sec
Lupinus lepidus var. lobbii, Leucosticte tephrocotis

Maybe a juvenile "gray-crowned rosy finch"? I can't find any others with such obvious light patches at the base of the beak.

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