Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers & Allies)  
Genus: Paroaria (2 species, 6 worldwide)


Red-capped Cardinal
Red-capped Cardinal (Paroaria gularis gularis)
Villa Carmen, Pilcopata, Peru  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Masked Cardinal
Masked Cardinal (Paroaria nigrogenis)
Hato Aurora, Casanare, Colombia  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Closely related to the [Red-capped Cardinal], from which it was split.


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