BlackCappedWarblingFinch

July 22, 2017 – Black-capped Warbling-Finch (Poospiza melanoleuca or Microspingus melanoleucus)

These warbling-finches are found in central southern South America from Bolivia to northern Argentina. They eat seeds, fruits, and flowers, along with some invertebrates, foraging mostly in shrubs and scrub. Their nests are cup-shaped and built from dry grasses and plant fibers.