Biodiversity - Yellow-thighed Finch

  • Name: Yellow-thighed Finch

  • Scientific name: Pselliophorus tibialis

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Emberizidae

Status:  Common

Size:  18.5 cm

Weight:  21 grams

Elevation:  up to 3,200 meters above sea level.

 

This species is frequently seen on the trail to Chirripó National Park.

Lives in small flocks, occasionally mixed.

Searches for food from lower tree level to ground level.

Feeds on spiders, insects and berries;  somtimes picks flowers to squeeze out the nectar.





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Did you know?

That the leak of just one drop of water at a time equals approximately 5 liters of water per day.

Please help to control leaky faucets.

Use water rationally.

 

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Chirripó National Park

This is an extraordinary attraction not only within the country, but in all of Central America
 

Biodiversity

Turkey VultureCircles the area flying at low or medium height...
  • Name: Turkey Vulture

  • Scientific name: Cathartes aura

  • Family: Cathartidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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Roberth Martìnez Segura

Pèrez Zeledòn Un lugar increible, con todas las comodidades y una belleza sin igual, ademàs de la excelente atenciòn de parte de su personal, recomiendo este lugar para disfrutar y pasarla muy bien.
 
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