Puerto Rican bullfinch

Puerto Rican bullfinch

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Melopyrrha portoricensis

The Puerto Rican bullfinch or comeñame in Spanish, is a small bullfinch tanager endemic to the archipelago of Puerto Rico. These were previously considered Emberizidae. The Puerto Rican bullfinch has black feathers with orange areas above the eyes, around its throat, and underneath the tail's base. The species measures from 17 to 19 cm and weighs approximately 32 grams.

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Distribution

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Puerto Rican bullfinch habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Puerto Rican bullfinch Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puerto_Rican_bullfinch
2. Puerto Rican bullfinch on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22723625/94826372

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