Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Yellow-breasted Brush-Finch

Yellow-breasted Brush-Finch Atlapetes latinuchus

Described by: Du Bus de Gisgnies (1855)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-breasted Brush-finch, Rufous-naped Brush-finch
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


near Papallacta, Ecuador - Jan 8, 2006 © William Hull  Tapichalaca, Ecuador - Nov, 2007 © Lou Hegedus 
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information


(1) Subtropical ne. Colombia to nw. Venezuela (Sierra de Perija).
(2) Colombia (nc. Andes, Antioquia).
(3) Colombia (Bogata area).
(4) Colombia (w. and sc. Andes, Valle and Cauca).
(5) S. Colombia (Narino) and n. Ecuador.
(6) Sw. Ecuador (Canar to w. Loja) and sw. Peru (Piura).
(7) E. of the Andes in se. Ecuador (e. Azuay and e. Loja) and ne. Peru (Amazonas).
(8) Nw. Peru (Cajamarca).
(9) N. Peru (n. Maranon Valley, Cajamarca and La Libertad).


No videos are available for this species


No sounds are available for this species


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


Please email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.

If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.