Java Finch Silver

$120.00

The Java sparrow (Lonchura oryzivora), also known as Java finchJava rice sparrow or Java rice bird, is a small passerine bird.[2] This estrildid finch is a resident breeding bird in JavaBali and Bawean in Indonesia.

 

Description

The Java sparrow is about 15 to 17 cm (5.9 to 6.7 in) in length from the beak to its tip of tail feathers. Although only about the size of a house sparrow, it may be the largest species in the estrildid family. The adult is unmistakable, with its grey upperparts and breast, pink belly, white-cheeked black head, red eye-ring, pink feet and thick red bill.