Lesser Goldfinch - Carduelis psaltria
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The Lesser Goldfinch is found mostly in the west and southwest of the U.S. into Mexico and northern South America. The male has a black had and the underparts are yellow. The back is a yellowish green.
The Lesser Goldfinch eats seeds, especially from the sunflower family. They also eat fruits and buds.