French: Verdier du Vietnam German: Annamgrünfink Spanish: Verderón vietnamita
Da Lat, Annam, south Vietnam
S Annam (Da Lat Plateau), in SC Vietnam.
13·5–14 cm; 15–16 g. Medium-sized, black-headed finch with large conical bill, yellow wing-flash and notched tail. Male has forehead to hindcrown, lores, cheek... read more
Song a series of notes and phrases very similar to those given by C. chloris, a slowly... read more
Occurs in open pine woodland, mostly Khasi pine (Pinus kesiya), also at forest edges, in... read more
Food and feeding
Mostly seeds, principally of Khasi pine; also small numbers of insects. Forages in trees and bushes, rarely on ground; also pursues and... read more
Little known. Season Dec–May. Nest a neat cup placed on pine branch. No other information.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near-threatened. Restricted range species: present in Da Lat Plateau EBA. Locally common within small global range. Numbers may... read more
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