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Saffron Finch

Sicalis flaveola

Description:

It is a tanager from South America. The male is bright yellow with an orange crown which distinguishes it from other yellow finches in the continent.

Habitat:

Inhabits open and semi-open areas in lowlands outside the Amazon Basin.

Notes:

Two different birds.

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10 Comments

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 7 years ago

very cool!

Carolina
Carolina 7 years ago

Thank you all! Its such a beautiful little bird.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

Muy linda

Wild Things
Wild Things 7 years ago

Lovely spotting!

jereca74
jereca74 7 years ago

Sooo cool

Atul
Atul 7 years ago

beautiful !!!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

Stunning!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Nice!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

What an intense shade of yellow!

harsuame
harsuame 7 years ago

Bella ave::

Carolina
Spotted by
Carolina

Universidad, Risaralda, Colombia

Spotted on Dec 19, 2012
Submitted on Dec 19, 2012

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