Large ground finch

Large ground finch

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Geospiza magnirostris

The large ground finch is a species of bird. One of Darwin's finches, it is now placed in the family Thraupidae and was formerly in the Emberizidae. It is endemic to the Galapagos Islands, and is found in the arid zone of most of the archipelago, though it is absent from the southeastern islands . It is the largest species of Darwin's finch both in total size and size of beak. It has a large, short beak for cracking nuts to get food.

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Large ground finch habitat map

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Bird's call

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References

1. Large ground finch Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Large_ground_finch
2. Large ground finch on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22723729/94830750
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/105783

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