Small ground finch

Small ground finch

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Geospiza fuliginosa

The small ground finch is a species of bird in the tanager family Thraupidae. Endemic to the Galápagos Islands, it is common and widespread in shrubland, woodland, and other habitats on most islands in the archipelago. It commonly feeds on small seeds and parasites from the skins of Galápagos land and marine iguanas and Galápagos tortoises.

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Small ground finch habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

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Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

Diet

References

1. Small ground finch Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Small_ground_finch
2. Small ground finch on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22723739/94831069
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/114003

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