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Crimson-breasted Finch

Rhodospingus cruentus

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Small finch-like bird restricted to the lowlands of western Ecuador, northwestern Peru, and extreme southwestern Colombia. Male is glossy-black with fiery red underparts and crown. Female is tan with a buffy-tinged breast; she is similar to some female seedeaters, but has a more slender bill. Typically found alone or in pairs in forest understory, tangled scrub, and overgrown clearings.

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