Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Black Rosy Finch
L 6" (15 cm)
This species is monotypic.
Open mountainous tundra, rocky or grassy areas, near glaciers and snowfields. It winters in farmland, beside roads, and amongst buildings.
They nest on cliffs. The nest is made of grasses and moss, occasionally feathers mixed with grass and animal hair. The clutch consits of 4-5 eggs.
The winter diet consists of grass and weed seeds; in summer it includes insects.
 External Links