Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers and allies)  
Genus: Thraupis (4 species, 9 worldwide)


Blue-capped Tanager
Blue-capped Tanager (Thraupis cyanocephala annectens)
Finca Alejandria, Cali, Colombia  
   


Blue-grey Tanager
Blue-grey Tanager (Thraupis episcopus)
Arenal, Costa Rica
  Common and widespread.
   

Blue-grey Tanager
Blue-grey Tanager (Thraupis episcopus mediana)
Copalinga, Zamora, Ecuador
  Amazonian white-winged race.
   


Glaucous Tanager
Glaucous Tanager (Thraupis glaucocolpa)
Los Flamencos Wildlife Sanctuary, Camarones, La Guajira, Colombia  
   

A desert species.

Palm Tanager
Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum violilavata)
Medellin, Colombia  
   

Common and widespread. Often seen with Blue-grey Tanager.


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