1096 Common Waxbill


Waimanalo Beach Park
Waimanalo, Hawaii
January 25, 2014

This was a lifer for me. I know this species is not indigenous to Hawaii, but nonetheless, it is thriving in the Hawaiian climate. Many pet birds in Hawaii have escaped to form a new colony. This bird is very tiny and constantly on the move. This is the only spot I have observed this species.




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