White-winged brushfinch

The white-winged brushfinch (Atlapetes leucopterus) is a species of bird in the family Passerellidae.

White-winged brushfinch
White-winged Brush-Finch, Tandayapa, Ecuador (5771791640).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Passerellidae
Genus: Atlapetes
A. leucopterus
Binomial name
Atlapetes leucopterus
(Jardine, 1856)

It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical moist montane forest, and heavily degraded former forest.


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