Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Cardinalidae (Cardinals & Allies)  
Genus: Cyanocompsa (3 species, 4 worldwide)

Ultramarine Grosbeak
Ultramarine Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa brissonii argentina)
Samaipata, Bolivia  

Ultramarine Grosbeak
Ultramarine Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa brissonii) Female
Photograph by Gustavo Masuzzo   © All Rights Reserved.

Blue-black Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa cyanoides cyanoides) Male
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia  

Blue-black Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa cyanoides cyanoides) Female
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  

Found in wet and dry forest. A skulker.

Rothschild's Grosbeak
Rothschild's Grosbeak (Cyanocompsa rothschildii) Male
Mitu, Vaupes, Colombia  
Photograph by Manakin Nature Tours - Luis UrueƱa   © All Rights Reserved.

New name for [Blue-black Grosbeak] race in the Amazon.

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