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Blue Black Grassquit (Volatinia jacarina) A Blue Black Grassquit on some bushes. Animalia,Animals,Aves,Birds,Blue black grassquit,Caribbean,Trinidad and Tobago,Volatinia jacarina Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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The blue-black grassquit is a small bird in the tanager family, Thraupidae. It was previously classified in the bunting and American sparrow family, Emberizidae. It breeds from southern Mexico through Central America, and South America as far as northern Chile, Argentina and Paraguay, and on Trinidad and Tobago. It is the only member of the genus ''Volatinia''.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Wesley Goorachan
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By Wesley Goorachan

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Uploaded Mar 30, 2021. Captured Jan 21, 2021 17:03.
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6
  • f/7.1
  • 1/1024s
  • ISO3200
  • 600mm