Lesser Grass Finch
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Common Name Grey-cheeked Grass-finch
Range Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Thraupidae
Genus Emberizoides
Species Emberizoides ypiranganus
Conservation Status
Least Concern

The Lesser grass finch (Emberizoides ypiranganus), also known as the grey-cheeked grass-finch, is a species of tanager in the Thraupidae family; it was formerly placed in the Emberizidae.

It is found in Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. Its natural habitats are temperate grassland and swamps.

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