Bright-rumped yellow finch

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Bright-rumped yellow finch
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thraupidae
Genus: Sicalis
Species: S. uropygialis
Binomial name
Sicalis uropygialis
(d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837)

The bright-rumped yellow finch (Sicalis uropygialis) is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is found in the Altiplano of Peru, Bolivia and northern Chile and Argentina. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland and heavily degraded former forest.