Thick-billed Seed-Finch Sporophila funerea

Sections

Breeding

It breeds between April and September. The nest is a slight cup of fine rootlets, pieces of grass fibers or inflorescences, sometimes lined with horsehair, so thin that light passes through it; is placed in 0.8 - 2.5 m up in shrub, small tree or vine tang

Recommended Citation

Thick-billed Seed-Finch (Sporophila funerea), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/tbsfin1