|White-throated Sierra-finch Ephippiospingus erythronotus
(aka Phrygilus erythronotus)
Chilean name: Cometocino de Arica
|Lauca N. P., Chile
The White-throated Sierra-finch is distributed in the Andes of southern Peru, south-west Bolivia and the extreme north of Chile. See the distribution map at Birdlife International.
|It is found around rocky borders to bofedal bogs at
between 3,800 and 4,500 metres.
It is grey above with darker grey wings. Below it has a triangular white throat patch and a grey breast-band. There is a small white crescent below the eye.
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