Short-tailed Finch Idiopsar brachyurus

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Huw Lloyd
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References

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Lloyd, H. (2008). Abundance and patterns of rarity of Polylepis birds in the Cordillera Vilcanota, southern Perú: implications for habitat management strategies. Bird Conservation International 18: 164-180.

Lloyd, H. and Marsden, S. J. (2008). Bird community variation across Polylepis woodland fragments and matrix habitats: implications for conservation within a high Andean landscape. Biodiversity and Conservation 17: 2645-2660

Lloyd, H., Walker, B., Aucca Chutas, C. and Schmitt, F. (2005). Range extension of Short-tailed Finch Idiopsar brachyurus in Perú with notes on its behaviour, plumage and soft-part colouration and nomenclature. Cotinga 23: 48-51.

Parker, T. A., Stotz, D. F. and Fitzpatrick, J. W. (1996). Ecological and distributional databases for Neotropical birds. In: Stotz, D. F., Fitzpatrick, J. W., Parker, T. A. and Moskovits, D. K. Neotropical birds: ecology and conservation. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

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Remsen, J. V., Jaramillo, A., Nores, M., Pacheco, J. F., Robbins, M. B., Schulenberg, T. S., Stiles, F. G., da Silva, J. M. C., Stotz, D. F. and Zimmer, K. J. (2008). A classification of the bird species of South America. American Ornithologists’ Union (AOU).

Ridgely, R. S. and Tudor, G. (1989). The Birds of South America. Volume I. The Oscine Passerines. University of Texas Press, Austin.

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Swales, B. H. (1926). Idiopsar brachyurus in Argentina. Auk 43: 547-548.

Recommended Citation

Lloyd, H. (2009). Short-tailed Finch (Idiopsar brachyurus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.shtfin1.01