Genus Loxigilla


Barbados Bullfinch - The Barbados Bullfinch was previously considered a subspecies of the Lesser Antillean Bullfinch , which is found on neighboring islands. Despite the misleading nature of its name, the Barbados Bullfinch is not a Bullfinch at all but a seedeater.

Lesser antillean bullfinch - Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

Puerto Rican Bullfinch - The Puerto Rican Bullfinch has black feathers with red areas above the eyes, around its throat, and underneath the tail's base. The species measures from 17 to 19 cm and weighs approximately 32 grams.

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Emberizidae
Genus : Loxigilla