Order: Passeriformes | Family: Thraupidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Mejia, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Female | Loc. Lima, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Camana, Arequipa
Age: Adult | Sex: Females | Loc. Lima|Mejia
Status: The Slender-billed Finch is uncommon on the western coastal lowlands where it is known to range up to 1600 m along the western foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Ch.
Name in Spanish: Fringilo Apizarrado.
Sub-species: Slender-billed Finch (Xenospingus concolor), (d’Orbigny and Lafresnaye), 1837.
Meaning of Name: Xenospingus: Gr. xenos= stranger and spingos= finch. concolor: L. cum= together with and color, coloris= color. concolor, concoloris= of the same color.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 03/01/2016.