House Finch




House Finch


House Finch
(Haemorhous mexicanus)

Order:  Passeriformes
Family:  Fringillidae




Male House Finch
Photo © Windyacres

House Finch Information

House Finch
Photos, description, range and habitat, diet, and breeding. Includes taxonomy and range map. (From Wikipedia)

House Finch
Photos, range, habitat, description, reproduction, lifespan, behavior, communication, food habits, predation, and conservation status. (From Animal Diversity Web)

House Finch
Habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, migration, and conservation status of this bird. Includes range map, photos, and songs and calls. (From Audubon Field Guide)

  Songs and calls of the House Finch


  Identification tips for the House Finch


Female House Finch

Female House Finch

© Jemini Joseph

Breeding Bird Survey Map,
2011-2015


House Finch Breeding Map

(Image credit: USGS)


Range in New England


The House Finch can be found year round in New England, with the exception of northern Maine.


Range Map from eBird

Sightings of the House Finch throughout the year over the past 10 years (2009-2019)


Christmas Bird Count Map
Historical CBC Map from USGS