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Saffron Finch

Sicalis flaveola

Habitat:

Native to South America, introduced in 1960's.Common in dry forest, urban areas. Will form large post-breeding flocks of several hundred birds and forage on the ground for seeds and insects.

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3 Comments

birdlady6000
birdlady6000 10 years ago

Thanks! It's interesting how often the colour yellow does occur in nature, isn't it?

Maria dB
Maria dB 10 years ago

Beautiful

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

lovely!

KathleenMcEachern
Spotted by
KathleenMcEachern

USA

Spotted on Nov 24, 2011
Submitted on Mar 13, 2012

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