Scientific name: Amadina fasciata
Place of Origin: Africa
Lifespan in captivity: 10+ years
Weight: 0.61 oz
Body size: 11-12 cm
Habitat: Savanna and subtropical dry habitats
- Cut-throat Finches get their name from the red feathers under their neckline.
Annual Cost of Care
The cost to care for this animal per year is $25.
Through our Adopt a Species program, you have an opportunity to provide for this animal’s needs by paying for the annual cost of care. Check out our Donate page for other ways you can give!