Red-billed Firefinch

photo by Tom Tarrant

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Estrildidae

Subfamily

Lagonosticta

Species

senegala

Appearance

* Small bird with generally red plumage
* Deeply red head and chest and brownish wings
* Size: about 10 cm

Habitat

Open areas, also close to urban areas

Countries

Africa

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