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Pinzón terrestre mediano

Geospiza fortis

Habitat:

Camino de Tortuga Bay

2 Species ID Suggestions

Medium Ground Finch - Pinon terrestre mediano
Geospiza fortis CDF Galapagos Species Checklists - Geospiza fortis
bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Small Ground Finch
Geospiza fuliginosa Small Ground Finch


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7 Comments

kozoga
kozoga 8 years ago

Gracias! C.D. Foundation, bayucca, LandmarkExpert. Thanks!

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 8 years ago

could be some kind of grosbeak maybe...

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

I think 99% is enough ;-)...
I get since many years regular news from the Swiss Friends of the Galapagos about your work and did already donations, specially for the leather boots for the dogs...

Yes, the variability is great and I am only 99% certain that it is G. fortis. Note that also the finches get confused at times; some of them hybridize. - Join facebook.com/darwinfoundation to learn more about our work.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

OK, nice try ;-)... Thanks for clarification. A very short moment I also thought of Fortis, but I was really overhelmed by the great variabilties of different finches.

Muy buena esta también! Estoy casi seguro que se trata de G. fortis. Comparan con la foto en la Darwin Foundation database.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Oneof the famous Darwin's Finches! I hope that I have the right one...

kozoga
Spotted by
kozoga

Parroquia Bella Vista, Provincia de Galápagos, Ecuador

Spotted on Aug 3, 2013
Submitted on Oct 30, 2013

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