Long-tailed Reed Finch

It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. Its natural habitats are temperate grassland, subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland, and swamps.

The Long-tailed Reed Finch is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

Long-tailed Reed Finch (Donacopsiza albifrons), and two species of Poospiza: Black-and-Rufous Warbling Finch (Poospiza nigrorufa) and Gray-throated Warbling-Finch (Poospiza cabanisi). Though rare, some hawks can be found in the woods, including Rufous-thighed Kite (Harpagus diodon), Tiny Hawk (Accipiter superciliosus), Savanna Hawk (Heterospizias meridionalis), Short-tailed Hawk (Buteo brachyurus), Black Hawk-Eagle (Spizaetus tyrannus) and Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus). Among the owl species in Barigui are the Long-Tufted Sreech-Owl (Megascops sanctaecatarinae) and Rusty-barred Owl (Strix hylophila). More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Emberizidae
Genus : Donacospiza
Species : albifrons
Authority : (Vieillot, 1817)