Birds of Colombia
PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers and allies) →
Genus: Sericossypha (1 species, 1 worldwide)
White-capped Tanager (Sericossypha albocristata) Female Vulnerable |
Otún Quimbaya Wildlife Sanctuary, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia
Male has a ruby red throat.
A unique jay-like tanager that makes communal nests and is believed to have a social structure. When not nesting the birds wander, and are not reliable anywhere.