Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers and allies)  
Genus: Sicalis (4 species, 13 worldwide)


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Stripe-tailed Yellow Finch (Sicalis citrina)
   


Orange-fronted Yellow Finch
Orange-fronted Yellow Finch (Sicalis columbiana columbiana) Male
InĂ­rida, GuainĂ­a, Colombia  
   

Orange-fronted Yellow Finch
Orange-fronted Yellow Finch (Sicalis columbiana columbiana) Female
Hato Aurora, Casanare, Colombia
  The male is similar to the Saffron Finch, but the female is not streaked.
   

Saffron Finch
Saffron Finch (Sicalis flaveola flaveola) Male
Los Llanos, Venezuela  
   

Saffron Finch
Saffron Finch (Sicalis flaveola) Female
Iguazu National Park, Argentina  
   

Common even in urban areas.

Grassland Yellow Finch
Grassland Yellow Finch (Sicalis luteola luteiventris) Male
Mejia Wetlands, Peru  
   


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