Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Cardinalidae (Cardinals, Grosbeaks and allies)  
Genus: Cyanocompsa (3 species, 4 worldwide)


Ultramarine Grosbeak
Ultramarine Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa brissonii argentina)
Samaipata, Bolivia  
   

Ultramarine Grosbeak
Ultramarine Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa brissonii) Female
Argentina  
   
Photograph by Gustavo Masuzzo   © All Rights Reserved.


Blue-black Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa cyanoides cyanoides) Male
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia  
   

Blue-black Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa cyanoides cyanoides) Female
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  
   

Found in wet and dry forest. A skulker.

Rothschild's Grosbeak
Rothschild's Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa rothschildii) Male
Mitu, Vaupes, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Manakin Nature Tours - Luis UrueƱa   © All Rights Reserved.

New name for Blue-black Grosbeak race in the Amazon.


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