Cochabamba mountain finch

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Cochabamba mountain finch
Cochabamba mountain finch
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thraupidae
Genus: Compsospiza
Species: C. garleppi
Binomial name
Compsospiza garleppi
Berlepsch, 1893

Poospiza garleppi

The Cochabamba mountain finch (Compsospiza garleppi) is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is endemic to shrubby woodland in the Andes of Bolivia. Together with the closely related Tucumán mountain finch, it was formerly placed in the genus Poospiza.[2] It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Compsospiza garleppi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ Nores, M. 2008. Resurgir el Género Compsospiza. Archived April 11, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. South American Classification Committee. Accessed 27-04-2009.