Biodiversity - Volcano Junco

  • Name: Volcano Junco

  • Scientific name: Junco vulcani

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Emberizidae

Status:  Very Common

Size:  16 cm

Weight:  28 grams

Elevation:  up to 3,820 meters above sea level.

 

It builds it´s nest with leaves, moss and some grasses; on the ground or under rocks.

Solitary, in pairs or family groups depending on the season.

This species has been affected by tourists who visit Chirripó by feeding them directly or indirectly.

 

 





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Scaly-breasted WrenThis species is very common in our area; can be easily heard singing with a profound sharp whistle; not as easily seen...
  • Name: Scaly-breasted Wren

  • Scientific name: Microcerculus marginatus

  • Family: Troglodytidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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