Rufous-backed Inca finch

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Rufous-backed Inca finch
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Thraupidae
Genus: Incaspiza
I. personata
Binomial name
Incaspiza personata
(Salvin, 1895)

The rufous-backed Inca finch (Incaspiza personata) is a species of bird traditionally placed in the family Emberizidae, but it may be more closely related to the Thraupidae.

It is endemic to Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Incaspiza personata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.