Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Cardinalidae (Cardinals, Grosbeaks and allies)  
Genus: Pheucticus (3 species, 6 worldwide)


Black-backed Grosbeak
Black-backed Grosbeak (Pheucticus aureoventris uropygialis)
Bogota, Colombia  
   



Golden Grosbeak
Golden Grosbeak (Pheucticus chrysogaster chrysogaster) Male
Miami Zoo, Miami, Florida, USA  
   

Golden Grosbeak
Golden Grosbeak (Pheucticus chrysogaster chrysogaster) Female
Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Stephen G. Davis   © All Rights Reserved.

Front side view.
laubmanni race in northeast Colombia and north Venezuela has a streaked back.

Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) Male
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) Female
La Romera, Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia  
   

Northern migrant. Larger than a warbler.
Additional photo.


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