Dusky-headed brushfinch

The dusky-headed brushfinch (Atlapetes fuscoolivaceus) is a species of bird in the family Emberizidae. It is found in the Andes of southwestern Colombia.

Dusky-headed brushfinch
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Passerellidae
Genus: Atlapetes
A. fuscoolivaceus
Binomial name
Atlapetes fuscoolivaceus
Chapman, 1914

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and heavily degraded former forest. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Atlapetes fuscoolivaceus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)