Yellow-faced Grassquit

Tiaris olivaceus - Sporophile grand-chanteur

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Thraupidés

  • Genus
    :

    Tiaris

  • Species
    :

    olivaceus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 6 à 10 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Sporophile grand-chanteur
♂ adult
Sporophile grand-chanteur
adult

Yellow-faced Grassquit (Tiaris olivaceus) is a species of bird in the Thraupidae family.

Subspecific information 5 subspecies

  • Tiaris olivaceus olivaceus (Cuba, Isle of Pines, Cayman Is., Jamaica and Hispaniola)
  • Tiaris olivaceus pusillus (e Mexico to Ecuador and Venezuela)
  • Tiaris olivaceus intermedius (Cozumel I.. off se Mexico.)
  • Tiaris olivaceus ravidus (Coiba I.. off s Panama.)
  • Tiaris olivaceus bryanti (Puerto Rico and nearby islands)

Foreign names

  • Sporophile grand-chanteur,
  • Semillerito Cariamarillo,
  • Goldbraue,
  • nagy kubapinty,
  • Grote Cuba-vink,
  • Erbero facciagialla,
  • Större kubafink,
  • Gulstrupegresspurv,
  • ostrovčan trávový,
  • kubánka velká,
  • Stor Cubafinke,
  • kultakurkkusirkkunen,
  • menjagrà olivaci,
  • kubanik większy,
  • Золотолицый тиарис,
  • キマユクビワスズメ,
  • 黄脸草雀,
  • 黃臉離草雀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Sporophile grand-chanteur

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Pastureland, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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