Birds of Colombia

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


Ultramarine Grosbeak
Ultramarine Grosbeak (Cyanoloxia brissonii caucae) Male
Dagua, Valle de Cauca, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

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

Found in arid areas. Note female is brown as in all grosbeaks.

Blue-black Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak (Cyanoloxia cyanoides cyanoides) Male
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Blue-black Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak (Cyanoloxia cyanoides cyanoides) Female
Metropolitan Park, Panama City, Panama  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Found in wet and dry forest. A skulker.

Amazonian Grosbeak
Amazonian Grosbeak (Cyanoloxia 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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