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Volatinia jacarina  Blue black grassquit,Volatinia jacarina Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Volatinia jacarina

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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 Minor Torres
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Uploaded Apr 9, 2019. Captured Apr 7, 2019 13:42.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/250s
  • ISO640
  • 300mm