Masked saltator

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Masked saltator
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thraupidae
Genus: Saltator
Species: S. cinctus
Binomial name
Saltator cinctus
Zimmer, 1943

The masked saltator (Saltator cinctus) is a species of saltator in the Thraupidae family.

It is found in southern Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. The species is found in two small disjunct ranges, as well as smaller localized areas in Ecuador and Peru.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests where it is threatened by habitat loss.