Buntings and New World Sparrows (Emberizidae)

Fulvous-headed Brush-finch (Atlapetes fulviceps) - HBW 16, p. 592

French: Tohi à tête rousse German: Braunbart-Buschammer Spanish: Atlapetes Cabecirrufo

Taxonomy: Emberiza fulviceps d’Orbigny and Lafresnaye, 1837, Tacora [= Totora], Cochabamba, Bolivia.
Sometimes considered to form a superspecies with A. semirufus and A. personatus; while last two may be closely related, present species believed not close to them but, rather, merely visually similar. Monotypic.

Distribution: Andes of Bolivia (from La Paz S to Tarija) and adjacent NW Argentina (S to Jujuy and Salta).