Biodiversity - Yellow-faced Grassquit

  • Name: Yellow-faced Grassquit

  • Scientific name: Tiaris olivaceus

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Emberizidae

Status:  Very Common

Size:  10 cm

Weight: 10 grams

Elevation:  up to 1,350 meters above sea level.

 

Commonly seen along roadsides, fields, gardens and lawns.

Forms disperse bands;  sometimes alone or in pairs;  can be seen with other species of Seedeaters.

Feeds on small seeds directly from the plants or on the ground.  When seeds are scarce they feed on berries or insects, adopting the habits of Wood - Warblers.

Often found in captivity.

 

 





Go back   3873 visits
 

Tours

Overnight hotel package  - Chirripo Costa Rica

Overnight hotel package - Chirripo Costa Rica

One night of lodging in the "Mirador" or "Tirra" cabin...

Tours

TOUR # 4: ONE NIGHT IN CHIRRIPO

TOUR # 4: ONE NIGHT IN CHIRRIPO

3 days tour to Chirripo...
 

Videos

Ours rooms

Exchange rate

Síguenos

 

Environmental tips

 

News

 

Information

General Information

General InformationLearn more about our region...
 

Biodiversity

Red-faced SpinetailThin, with a large, pointed tail....
  • Name: Red-faced Spinetail

  • Scientific name: Cranioleuca erythrops

  • Family: Furnariidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

Comments

Marvin Brenes

San Jose Buenos Días. Don Rafael (Macho) Elizondo. Soy Marvin, aparte de vecino y amigo, siempre tengo presente que soy compañero de A A,. Ademas quiero confirmar que este lugar es hermoso, por su naturaleza, como por la gran obra que ustedes han construido. los felicito, que sigan ...
 
Programación y hospedaje ZEWS S.A.  Diseño Gráfico Mitosis