Biodiversity - Variable Seedeater

  • Name: Variable Seedeater

  • Scientific name: Sporophila americana

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Emberizidae

Status:  Very Common

Size:  10.5 cm

Weight:  11 grams

Elevation:  up to 1,500 meters above sea level.

 

Can be seen along the roadside, in gardens and bushes.

Forms small groups, sometimes in flocks of other species Seedeaters.

Feeds on grass seeds, berries, and seeds of some trees and bushes;  compliments it's diet with small insects.

This species is often kept in captivity due to its beautiful song.

 





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  • Name: House Wren

  • Scientific name: Troglodytes aedon

  • Family: Troglodytidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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