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Little Inca finch (Incaspiza watkinsi) Corral Quemado, Amazonas, Peru. Jan 24, 2021 Geotagged,Incaspiza watkinsi,Little Inca finch,Peru,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Little Inca finch (Incaspiza watkinsi)

Corral Quemado, Amazonas, Peru. Jan 24, 2021

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  1. Incaspiza is a genus of 5 pretty finch-like tanagers, with four of them found along different portions of the Marañon Valley, and the last one on the dry slopes farther south.
    I managed to see 3 of them last January, I'll have better photos coming up of the other two!
    Posted 4 days ago

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The little Inca finch is a species of bird traditionally placed in the family Emberizidae, but it may be more closely related to the Thraupidae. It is endemic to Peru where its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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By Thibaud Aronson

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Uploaded Apr 7, 2021. Captured Jan 24, 2021 15:59 in Carretera SIN NOMBRE # SN, Corral Quemado 01630, Peru.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/11.0
  • 1/500s
  • ISO1600
  • 560mm