Carduelis psaltria hesperophila - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The dorsoscuro goldfinch (Carduelis psaltria hesperophila) is also called Dominican goldfinch green-backed goldfinch (US)

Description

Measures 9 cm; the male is characterized by its black cap, greenish back, bright yellow lower parts and irregular white marks on the wing. The female lacks a cap, is more greenish and has a dark rump.

Female and male perched on a favorite tree.

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