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Here are three I'm confirming, well 2 to confirm and one is a guess.  All taken last weekend in southern California.  

House Finch

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Song Sparrow (not confident).  I've had more Chipping Sparrows around, but this one doesn't match and was smaller then the Song Sparrows I have identified 

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#3  Yellow Rumped Warbler?  No confidence in this one.  I know we have many variations of these in my area.  

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All help appreciated. 

Thanks

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1 hour ago, akandula said:

All are correct!

For the Song Sparrow, note the thick, blurry streaking on the underside. Size is difficult to judge in the field.

For the Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's subspecies), note the yellow patches on the sides.

Both Myrtle and Audubon's have yellow on the sides. Did you mean throat?

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29 minutes ago, akiley said:

Both Myrtle and Audubon's have yellow on the sides. Did you mean throat?

I wanted to give an important field mark for the species overall to differentiate it from many different species of warblers. I didn't know if the OP really wanted to know specific ssp -- I just added it in case. Of course, the yellow throat is the feature that says Audubon's. Sorry about the confusion.

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18 hours ago, akandula said:

I wanted to give an important field mark for the species overall to differentiate it from many different species of warblers. I didn't know if the OP really wanted to know specific ssp -- I just added it in case. Of course, the yellow throat is the feature that says Audubon's. Sorry about the confusion.

I wasn't confused. Since "Audubon's" was noted only inside parentheses, the following phrase is not referable to it, but to the subject of the sentence, the Yellow-rumped Warbler.

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