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Vampire Ground Finch

Vampire Ground Finch

Introduction

Head-Body Length:12.5 cm (4.9 in)
Identification::The breeding Darwin ground finch has a black bill, while the non breeding finch has a yellow bill. The male is black, and the female is streaked brown.
Habitat:It is endemic to the Galapagos Islands. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.
Diet:Omnivore: seeds, insects
Reproduction:After laying 2-4 eggs, the female incubates them for two weeks. The male then incubates the eggs for two weeks while the female leaves and finds another mate.

Behavior:The Large GroundFinch feeds mainly on large seeds, and also takes Opuntia cactus fruits, caterpillars and large insects.
Interesting Facts:

Ground finches were made famous by Darwin’s theory of evolution of beak size. There are four species of ground finch.

Geographic:Galapagos Islands Date:1965-10 Subjects: Ground finches
Emberizidae
Finches
Sparrows
Passeriformes
Birds
Vertebrates
Chordata

KEY FACTS

Name Ground Finch , Geospiza fortis
Origin Islands in the Pacific Ocean. Galápagos Archipelago from Central or South America.
Size 12.5 cm (4.9 in) in length
Clutch Size three eggs
Life span five years
Reproduction After laying 2-4 eggs, the female incubates them for two weeks.
Colors male being all black and the female being brown but streaked

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scientific classification

Kingdom – Animalia
Phylum – Chordata
Class – Aves
Order – Passeriformes
Family – Emberizidae
Genus – Geospiza
Genus Species -Geospiza sp.

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