Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tityridae (Tityras, Becards, Sharpbill)  
Genus: Pachyramphus (10 species, 17 worldwide)


Black-and-white Becard
Black-and-white Becard (Pachyramphus albogriseus) Male
Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Francesco Veronesi     Copyright and usage info


Chestnut-crowned Becard
Chestnut-crowned Becard (Pachyramphus castaneus)
REGUA, Cachoeiras de Macacu, RJ, Brazil  
   


Cinnamon Becard
Cinnamon Becard (Pachyramphus cinnamomeus cinnamomeus)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   

Generally common in midstory to canopy and sometimes lower. Male and female alike, unlike other becards.

One-colored Becard
One-colored Becard (Pachyramphus homochrous) Male
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   

One-colored Becard
One-colored Becard (Pachyramphus homochrous homochrous) Female
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   


Black-capped Becard
Black-capped Becard (Pachyramphus marginatus nanus) Male
Sacha Lodge, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Peter E. Hart     Copyright and usage info


Pink-throated Becard
Pink-throated Becard (Pachyramphus minor) Female
Venezuela  
   
Photograph by David Ascanio - www.abtbirds.com   © All Rights Reserved.


White-winged Becard
White-winged Becard (Pachyramphus polychopterus) Male
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

White-winged Becard
White-winged Becard (Pachyramphus polychopterus) Female
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

The male varies from light gray to black across its large range.

Cinereous Becard
Cinereous Becard (Pachyramphus rufus rufus) Male
Hato Aurora, Casanare, Colombia
  Cinereous means greyish.
   

Cinereous Becard
Cinereous Becard (Pachyramphus rufus rufus) Female
Hato Aurora, Casanare, Colombia  
   


Barred Becard
Barred Becard (Pachyramphus versicolor) Male
Rio Blanco Ecological Reserve, Manizales, Caldas, Colombia  
   

Barred Becard
Barred Becard (Pachyramphus versicolor versicolor) Female
Ucumarí Regional Park, Pereira, Risralda, Colombia  
   

A shorter smaller rounder attractive becard found at higher altitudes and usually vocal.

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Yellow-cheeked Becard (Pachyramphus xanthogenys)
   




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