Olive Finch Arremon castaneiceps

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Passerellidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Kimberly N. Voelker and David L. Slager

Diet and Foraging


No information for adults; reported stomach contents (n = ?) are insect parts and grit (Schulenberg et al. 1984), but Olive Finch probably also consumes some seeds. For food items provisioned to nestlings, see Reproduction.

Foraging Behavior

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Recommended Citation

Voelker, K. N. and D. L. Slager (2015). Olive Finch (Arremon castaneiceps), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.olifin1.01