Double-barred Finch - Taeniopygia bichenovii
|Chicks at birth
|IUCN Conservation Status
The Double-barred Finch is also known as the Bicheno's Finch or the Owl Finch. They are found in northern and eastern Australia. Sexes are similar and juveniles are duller and browner.
Diet is grasses and herb seeds. They will also occasionally eat insects and their larvae.