White-winged Snowfinch (Montifringilla nivalis)

White-winged Snowfinch (Montifringilla nivalis) in Canton of Valais, Switzerland. November 2016. Not baited. Not called in.

White-winged Snowfinch (Montifringilla nivalis) in Canton of Valais, Switzerland. November 2016. Not baited. Not called in.

Nicknamed "Moineau des Cimes" in french, the White-winged Snowfinch (Montifringilla nivalis) is a stunning passerine. When flying, they reveal their black and white wings, contrasting beautifully with the rest of their delicate plumage.

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