Streak-backed canastero

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Streak-backed canastero
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A streak-backed canastero (below) and a canyon canastero
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Furnariidae
Genus: Asthenes
Species: A. wyatti
Binomial name
Asthenes wyatti
(Sclater & Salvin, 1871)

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The streak-backed canastero (Asthenes wyatti) is a species of bird in the Furnariidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland. Seven subspecies are recognized: