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Zebra Finch (Taeniopygia guttata) Larapinta Drive, NT. Aug 4, 2015. Australia,Geotagged,Taeniopygia guttata,Winter,Zebra Finch Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Zebra Finch (Taeniopygia guttata)

Larapinta Drive, NT. Aug 4, 2015.

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The Zebra Finch, ''Taeniopygia guttata'' , is the most common and familiar estrildid finch of Central Australia and ranges over most of the continent, avoiding only the cool moist south and the tropical far north. It also can be found natively in Indonesia and East Timor. The bird has been introduced to Puerto Rico, Portugal, Brazil and the United States

The ground-dwelling Zebra Finch grows to a size of about 10 centimetres long and usually eats grass seeds and Spray Millet. This species'.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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By Thibaud Aronson

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Uploaded Jul 31, 2016. Captured Aug 4, 2015 12:47 in 970 Namatjira Dr, Hugh NT 0872, Australia.
  • PENTAX K-3
  • f/9.0
  • 1/800s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm