Darwin's finches

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Darwin's finches
Medium ground finch.jpg
Medium ground finch, Geospiza fortis
Scientific classification
Kingdom Information
Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Branch Deuterostomia
Phylum Information
Phylum Chordata
Sub-phylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Class Information
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Aves
Sub-class Neornithes
Infra-class Neoaves
Order Information
Superorder Passerimorphae
Order Passeriformes
Sub-order Passeri
Family Information
Superfamily Passeroidea
Family Thraupidae
Genus Information
Genera Geospiza
Camarhynchus
Certhidea
Pinaroloxias
Population statistics

Darwin's finches is the collective name for fourteen species of small passerine birds inhabiting the Galapagos archipelago and Cocos Island in the Pacific Ocean.

Species

  • Genus Geospiza
Common Cactus Finch (Geospiza scandens)
Large Cactus Finch (Geospiza conirostris)
Large Ground Finch (Geospiza magnirostris)
Medium Ground Finch (Geospiza fortis)
Sharp-beaked Ground Finch (Geospiza difficilis)
Small Ground Finch (Geospiza fuliginosa)
  • Genus Camarhynchus
Large Tree Finch (Camarhynchus psittacula)
Mangrove Finch (Camarhynchus heliobates)
Medium Tree Finch (Camarhynchus pauper)
Small Tree Finch (Camarhynchus parvulus)
Vegetarian Finch (Camarhynchus crassirostris)
Woodpecker Finch ((Camarhynchus pallidus)
  • Genus Certhidea
Warbler Finch (Certhidea olivacea)
  • Genus Pinaroloxias
Cocos Island Finch (Pinaroloxias inornata)
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