Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Cotingidae (Cotingas)  
Genus: Cotinga (4 species, 7 worldwide)



Spangled Cotinga
Spangled Cotinga (Cotinga cayana) Male
RN La Isla Escondida, Putumayo, Colombia
  Note dark eye and wing bars compared to [Plum-throated Cotinga].
   

Spangled Cotinga
Spangled Cotinga (Cotinga cayana) Female
RN La Isla Escondida, Putumayo, Colombia  
   

Spangled Cotinga
Spangled Cotinga (Cotinga cayana) Female
RN La Isla Escondida, Putumayo, Colombia  
   

Captive bird shown different coloration, perhaps because not in sunlight.

Purple-breasted Cotinga
Purple-breasted Cotinga (Cotinga cotinga)
 
   
Photograph by Marco Cruz   © All Rights Reserved.

Purple-breasted Cotinga
Purple-breasted Cotinga (Cotinga cotinga) Female
French Guiana  
   
Photograph by Michel GIRAUD-AUDINE   © All Rights Reserved.


Plum-throated Cotinga
Plum-throated Cotinga (Cotinga maynana) Male
Orito, Putumayo, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Brayan Coral Jaramillo   © All Rights Reserved.

Plum-throated Cotinga
Plum-throated Cotinga (Cotinga maynana) Female
Peru  
   
Photograph by David Ascanio - www.abtbirds.com   © All Rights Reserved.


Blue Cotinga
Blue Cotinga (Cotinga nattererii) Male
Canopy Tower, Panama  
   
Photograph by Jenn Sinasac   © All Rights Reserved.

Blue Cotinga
Blue Cotinga (Cotinga nattererii) Female
Soberania National Park, Panama  
   



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