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Nightingale Island Finch
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Information
Range Nightingale Island of the Tristan da Cunha archipelago.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Thraupidae
Genus Nesospiza
Species Nesospiza questi
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Nightingale Island finch (Nesospiza questi), is a species of tanager in the Thraupidae family (formerly in Emberizidae).

It is endemic to Nightingale Island of the Tristan da Cunha archipelago. Its natural habitats are temperate shrubland and subantarctic grassland. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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