Alternative name: Gray-cheeked Grass-Finch
- Emberizoides ypiranganus
20 cm (7Â¾ in)
- Grey underparts
- Yellow lower mandible
- Long pointed tail
South America: found in the marshes of South East Brazil, Uruguay, eastern Paraguay and north-eastern Argentina
This is a monotypic species.
Found in wet to damp grassland
They forage on the ground, but no information about their diet is available.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Mar 2018)
- BF Member observations
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