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Birds of Cuba, Vagrant Visitors, Introduced Birds and Possibilities




Lives, Habitats & Pictures of the Munias

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There are at least three types of munias that have been reported seen in Cuba. These small sturdy finch-like birds can be found along grassy areas, bordering wooded lots. They are attracted by a variety of seeds at birdfeeders.

These are the Chestnut Munia, Scaly-breasted Munia and the Tricolored Munia. Some are more popular on other Caribbean Islands than Cuba. Such is the case with the Chestnut Munia, which is a native bird from Jamaica, others are introduced birds that have been able to establish themselves.

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Classic Collection of North American Birds