Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Tityridae (Tityras, Becards)  
Genus: Tityra (3 species, 3 worldwide)


Black-tailed Tityra
Black-tailed Tityra (Tityra cayana cayana) Male
Inírida, Guainía, Colombia  
   

Black-tailed Tityra
Black-tailed Tityra (Tityra cayana cayana) Female
Puerto Nariño, Amazonas, Colombia  
   

Note complete black head on both male and female vs. similar Masked Tityra.

Black-crowned Tityra
Black-crowned Tityra (Tityra inquisitor) Male
Sarapiqui, Costa Rica  
   
Photograph by George Scott Photography   © All Rights Reserved.

Black-crowned Tityra
Black-crowned Tityra (Tityra inquisitor albitorques) Female
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   

Masked Tityra
Masked Tityra (Tityra semifasciata) Male
Soberania National Park, Panama  
   

Masked Tityra
Masked Tityra (Tityra semifasciata) Female
Puerto Nariño, Amazonas, Colombia  
   


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