Yellow-Green Grosbeak

Taxonomic Name: Caryothraustes canadensis

Conservation Status:
Least Concern (IUCN)

Type: Bird

Diet: Seeds, fruits, occasionally insects

Size: 17 - 18.5 cm

Weight: 31 - 36 g

Group Name: Flock

Fun Fact: Grosbeak species have large bills to crush their favourite food: seeds! Their name is thought to originate from the French grosbec meaning "large beak".

You can find the Zoo's Yellow-Green Grosbeak in Toucan Ridge!