Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Thraupidae (Tanagers & Allies)  
Genus: Thraupis (4 species, 9 worldwide)

Blue-capped Tanager
Blue-capped Tanager (Thraupis cyanocephala annectens)
Finca Alejandria, Cali, Colombia  

An attractive Andean species generally found over 2200m.

Blue-grey Tanager
Blue-grey Tanager (Thraupis episcopus)
Arenal, Costa Rica
  Usually common and widespread, even in cities.

Blue-grey Tanager
Blue-grey Tanager (Thraupis episcopus mediana)
Copalinga, Zamora, Ecuador
  Amazonian white-winged race.

Glaucous Tanager
Glaucous Tanager (Thraupis glaucocolpa)
Los Flamencos Wildlife Sanctuary, Camarones, La Guajira, Colombia  

A desert species similar to the [Blue-grey Tanager].

Palm Tanager
Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum violilavata)
Medellin, Colombia  

Common and widespread. Often seen with [Blue-grey Tanager].

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