• Name:
    Cactus Finch
  • Scientific Name:
    Geospiza scandens
Cactus Finch


Plumage characteristics similar to the ground finches but bill rather distinctive, being long and pointed and appearing slightly decurved. ADULT MALE: Wholly black with white-tipped undertail-coverts. FEMALE / IMMATURE: Brown and heavily streaked, particularly around the head and neck.

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