It is 15 centimeters long. It has black wings and tail, grey face and crest with black stripes on the sides. There is a brown collar around its neck and it has white feathers on its tummy.
- Scientific name
- Zonotrichia capensis
- There are five kinas of Chincoin the country. The Zonotrichia capensis chilensis from Atacama to the Guaitecas Islands and to the Aysen north; the Zonotrichia capensis antofagastae in Tarapacá and Antofagasta; the Zonotrichia capensis peruviensis in the First region, until the 3.500 asl; the Zonotrichia capensis sanborni from Atacama to Los Andes; and the Zonotrichia capensis australis in the Metropolitan Region and from en la Aysén to Cabo de Hornos.
- 30, 1899, 00:00