Yellow-bellied Seedeater (Sporophila nigricollis)

The Yellow-bellied Seedeater seems to be a bad name for a species that has a white belly. In a true seedeater fashion, it is found eating seeds from the grass. Its upperside is gray, with a darker head. Its pale bill is short but very strong, enabling it to crack bigger seeds. It shows some dark patches on the flanks and on the separation of throat and chest.

Yellow-bellied Seedeater - Sporophila nigricollis - Espiguero Capuchino

The belly of this species actually looks white to me. They eat grass seeds and therefore is more commonly seen on the ground

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