Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers and allies)  
Genus: Buthraupis (3 species, 4 worldwide)


Black-chested Mountain Tanager
Black-chested Mountain Tanager (Buthraupis eximia)
Chingaza National Park, Cundinamarca, Colombia  
   

Hooded Mountain Tanager
Hooded Mountain Tanager (Buthraupis montana)
Manu National Park, Peru
  A large tanager.
   
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

Found from 2400-3200m. Locally common, but absent in some areas. Usually in canopy.

Masked Mountain Tanager
Masked Mountain Tanager (Buthraupis wetmorei) Vulnerable
Pasto, Colombia
  Rare.
   


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